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In this episode of Your Biz, Your Rules, I’m chatting to freelance coach extraordinaire, Miss better-than-Google herself, Emma Cossey!

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The key takeaways:

💛 Freelancing was made for introverts – you get to work from home, you get to take your control back and you get the flexibility of working around your energy.

💛 If you download an app and don’t like it, you can request a refund… who knew?!

💛 You will never get to the point where you will entirely finish your to-do list. Accepting that will never happen is the healthiest approach you can take!

💛 As a generation, we feel very uncomfortable being bored. It used to be normal for people to feel boredom, but now we’re constantly driven to be always working, always improving. It’s like we must always be achieving something. What’s that about?

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The links + stuff:

The quotables:

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“As a freelancer, you always feel unfinished.” – Emma Cossey

“The word “hustle” pushes people to their absolute limits. It’s unhealthy.” – Emma Cossey

“You’re not getting any more productive by not taking a break.” – Emma Cossey

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Emma Cossey is The Freelance Lifestyle Coach, career and life coach specialising in helping freelancers and the self-employed achieve their goals. She’s also runs The Freelance Lifestyle, a blog, podcast, Facebook community and hangout for lovely freelance types.

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Hey! I’m Daire – writer, editor, all-round content weaver. I help business owners stand out online by channelling their personalities into everything they do. My dream is to show you that you can have an inspiring, insightful, INTERESTING online presence (and that you can use that to attract the best and brightest buyers into your orbit).