When you’re interested in starting a business one of the first words introduced into your entrepreneurial vocabulary is validation. Advisors want to drill that into your head. It’s like being a toddler, and your mom is trying to get you to say your first words and repeats it incessantly…
We hear so much about the importance of hustling every day to achieve our dreams, and it is, but what’s often overlooked is the less “glamorous” side of hustling.
I put that in quotations as if hustling is even glamorous at all, but we’ve romanticized it, everyone wants to say that they’re hustling, doing this and doing that, but we forget to highlight the importance of doing the mundane everyday tasks.
There are a few things to consider when deciding on commission for client referrals.
Bear in mind that numbers are arbitrary. You can charge/give people whatever percentage you want; it boils down to the nature of the partnership, and the amount of work involved.
Not even for freelance web designers. Yes, there are firms, themes, widgets, etc. but nothing will replace humans and their business needs.
Talented people will be freelancers until robots replace all of us.