“Was there anybody else you knew doing similar things or people that you met in any way that knew what you were going through?”
“No, no, nothing. I went it alone, completely… I was just completely in my own little bubble with the clients I was working for.”
Today, Gareth – the man behind That. Content. Shed – is one of the loveliest and most sociable freelancers I’m lucky enough to know. He’s always around, inspiring and supporting his fellow freelancers. He’s helped and encouraged me from the very beginning.
Making friends is vital to staying sane and staying solvent as a freelancer. But it rarely features on the list of Things To Do When You’re Starting Out. Here’s some of the great stuff that comes from having freelance friends. Continue reading