The Freelancer's Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams?On Your Terms

The Freelancer's Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams?On Your Terms

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761164883
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 10/23/2012
Pages: 496
Sales rank: 217,894
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 7.78(h) x 1.28(d)

About the Author

Sara Horowitz founded the organization that became the Freelancers Union in 1995 and then launched the Freelancers Insurance Company in 2008. She is a MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, one of Forbes’ Top 30 Social Entrepreneurs (2011), and a writer whose work appears
in the Huffington Post and The Atlantic online. She is Cornell-, Columbia-, Harvard-, and SUNY-educated, and comes from a long line of labor lawyers. Ms. Horowitz lives in Brooklyn, New York.

What People are Saying About This

Peggy Post

“A constant theme of this excellent guide is that ‘success depends upon connecting with people.’ These pages contain warm and engaging advice that will help the freelancer respectfully make those connections and achieve success.”
—Peggy Post, director, the Emily Post Institute and coauthor of Emily Post's Etiquette,18th edition.

CEO and cofounder of Meetup Scott Heiferman

"This is an amazing resource for real people in the 21st century.”
—Scott Heiferman, CEO and cofounder of Meetup

Bill Drayton

“By their nature, successful freelancers are innovative. Use this book to realize your full potential, be it financial, creative, or social or all of the above.”
—Bill Drayton, CEO, Ashoka

Joe Navarro author of the bestseller What Every Body Is Saying

“Practical, easy to read, full of immediately useful information that will help anyone transition into today’s entrepreneurial economy.”
—Joe Navarro author of the bestseller What Every Body Is Saying

Tina Brown

“We live in a gig economy today and there’s no better guide to making your way in that world than The Freelancer’s Bible. It will help you be savvier about building your brand and getting work.”
—Tina Brown, Editor, Newsweek & The Daily Beast

Clay Shirkey

"Horowitz has captured the hard-won wisdom of thousands of freelancers who have figured out what works. They've learned the hard way so you don't have to."
—Clay Shirkey, Author of Here Comes Everybody and Cognitive Surplus

Author of Here Comes Everybody and Cognitive Surpl Clay Shirkey

"Horowitz has captured the hard-won wisdom of thousands of freelancers who have figured out what works. They've learned the hard way so you don't have to."
—Clay Shirkey, Author of Here Comes Everybody and Cognitive Surplus

Scott Heiferman

"This is an amazing resource for real people in the 21st century.”
—Scott Heiferman, CEO and cofounder of Meetup

Joe Navarro

“Practical, easy to read, full of immediately useful information that will help anyone transition into today’s entrepreneurial economy.”
—Joe Navarro author of the bestseller What Every Body Is Saying

Chad Dickerson

"The Freelancer’s Bible provides the road map for independent, creative entrepreneurs.”
—Chad Dickerson, CEO, Etsy

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The Freelancer's Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams On Your Terms 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Overall, a great resource. A lot of common sense but nicely articulated. Even skipping over the pages spent on advocating for a 'New New Deal' extending certain government-mismanaged benefits to freelancers, still a useful book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I got this book from my local library then bought it in my nook. Its a great resource for freelancers.