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An expat in France experiences a career renaissance as a sol...

As this is my first article for Xolo, I figure it's best to start with...

Ariel Brothman
17 Jan 2022

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We rebranded! Here's why...

By now you've probably noticed we've made a few changes around here. L...

Kayla Brown
12 Jan 2022

Lessons learned when a newly-single mom becomes her own boss

If you came to me five years ago and told me that, fast-forward to tod...

Andreea Juganaru
06 Jan 2022

6 vital lessons I've learned since becoming a solopreneur

I never aspired to be a freelance writer or solopreneur. To me, the th...

Sophie Grut
06 Jan 2022

Should you become a digital nomad? An 'accidental' DN has th...

Hi, my name is Jorge. And this is my story about how things got a litt...

Jorge Alexandre
06 Jan 2022

How to get referrals for your freelance business

For new freelancers getting business may look like an endless “pitch-n...

Elena Prokopets
27 Dec 2021

Client onboarding: an easy step-by-step guide

They said yes! Now what? There are quite a few things you need to get ...

Sofie Couwenbergh
20 Dec 2021
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How to survive the holidays as a freelancer

The holiday season is often a bittersweet period for many freelancers....

Rosemary Egbo
16 Dec 2021

Best practices for billing and invoicing as a freelancer

Getting paid is exciting. Invoicing… ehhh, not so much.

Xolo
10 Dec 2021

Mission > Macchiatos: How to find a company that's *actua...

Even if some of us don't like to admit it — being unique is something ...

Piret Kerem
01 Dec 2021

Xolopreneurs, don’t let Impostor Syndrome hold you back

New psychological research teaches us how to overcome feelings of impo...

Mark Travers
24 Nov 2021

A digital nomad's 5 favorite places for remote work

My social media feed is filled with pictures of people working from su...

Jorge Alexandre
12 Nov 2021

How to make (and keep) friends as a digital nomad

When people envision the life of a digital nomad, they think about fre...

Jorge Alexandre
27 Oct 2021

The solopreneur's workspace optimization guide

The first thing my girlfriend does when we arrive at a new Airbnb is t...

Jorge Alexandre
22 Oct 2021

What modern workers want autonomy & (location) independe...

New research teaches us how to make decisions that lead us down a care...

Mark Travers
20 Oct 2021

Great news! You can now add multiple shareholders with Xolo ...

Ever since Xolo was founded (back in those days we were still known as...

Tarmo Osman
15 Oct 2021

How to get more done with product management best practices

As a digital nomad I've worked with startups from Estonia and the Unit...

Jorge Alexandre
13 Oct 2021

The 8 most important steps to take during your first 3 month...

The beginning of your freelance journey can be one of the most excitin...

Emma Levin
11 Oct 2021

7 best online tools for scaling your business as a freelance...

Have you just started freelancing and are wondering where to get your ...

Allegra Hu
05 Oct 2021

How to show your freelancer financials who's boss!

Dealing with financials can be overwhelming for newbie freelancers and...

Thilini Wijesinhe
04 Oct 2021
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