Is It Beneficial To Work As A Freelancer?
When you work as a freelancer it is compelled to search all be yourself all the clients and to offer the services, that is, better to say, you become the manager for yourself and you do not require the help of other persons, but you also will have to do it all on your own. Quite often the set of freelancers apply for the same project and the more favorably and more interestingly the project there is more of them.
There are some things which freelancer should always remember and which will help him to catch the desired project:
The first classically invariable point for all who tries to be arranged for any work (constant or removed) is resume preparation in which the brief information on formation, an operational experience and professional skills contains. At remote work the customer basically on the basis of the resume also defines professionalism of the candidate and also that is important, level of payment for work performance. The data which contains in the resume should be truthful and contain the information to which it is necessary to pay attention of the customer. Do not forget to specify in the resume also presence of certificates from known brands like: Microsoft, Sun, Oracle, but, it is necessary to remember that you will need to confirm their existence.
And still, if you are going to work with foreign customers do not forget to prepare a resume variant in second language.
Following obligatory point is presence of a portfolio of the executed works. It can be prepared as the detailed description of projects with screenshots and references, or in the form of enough brief information with the name and the basic subjects of work. But in any case it is necessary to remember that even if you list some tens projects in a portfolio, the customer will in details see only the first 3-4, therefore always in the beginning the list it is necessary to place the best works, or works on those subjects which are required to the customer.
You should also have the list of recommendations and positive responses of customers about done before works and it can become conclusive advantage before your competitors. Recommendations can be presented in the different form, but it is necessary to remember that before giving contact phone someone from the customers it is necessary to co-ordinate with it them in advance. Also do not forget to prepare already ready archives with examples of the best works that it was not necessary to select quickly something at inquiry of the customer.
And yet do not forget to update the collected information, to supplement and delete dead references.
It is necessary to understand well that working as a freelancer, you search to yourself your clients, try to prove to them that you will make work more qualitatively than someone else and you plan the working hours.
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