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5 Essential Qualities You Need To Succeed As A Freelancer, Backed By Personal Experiences

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Aug 21, 2015

In my previous post I wrote, this might be the best time to become a freelancer. Now that you know there is opportunity to take as a freelancer and you possibly can become your own boss, you must be very excited. But it is not as simple as it sounds.

According to many successful freelancers, the market is pretty competitive and if you want to make a place for yourself you have to be good enough. Then and again, there will be challenges of being a freelancer. You will have to work alone and be your own true boss and apply rules on yourself.

Then what to do, how one can navigate the world of freelancing and find a place for himself/herself? 

Instead of reinventing the wheel, again we took time to speak with few successful freelancers and asked them one simple question: name 5 skills to become a successful freelancer. Then we put together all their tips into this infographic. I hope this will help you to think through and prepare yourself on your way to become a successful freelancer.

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5 Qualities you need to succeed as a freelancer
5 Qualities you need to succeed as a freelancer

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Ibrahim works as an Intern at FS. He takes interviews, writes features, and meets entrepreneurs and makers and doers.

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