Service versus boundaries: the ultimate balancing act

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Image of a man’s legs and dress shoes balanced on wood beams over a forest
Just another day of freelancing / Photo by Dalton Touchberry on Unsplash


It’s a factor you’re completely capable of controlling

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Photo of a group of pencil crayons with one raised above the others
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The riches are in the niches


Why I think they can actually be healthy

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Image of a cloud of smoke against a dark background
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The key to a five-star recovery from a major oopsie

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Young woman professional is stressed in front of her laptop
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A passing comment can change your life

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Image of a woman in workout gear looking pensive by a fence
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A one-step guide to prospecting when you can’t sell

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Image of a stoplight with the green light lit
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Yellow isn’t always mellow

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Image of a dog lifting its leg against a brick wall
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“Add a splash of yellow.”


Good things come to those who wait

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Thick, juicy rare steak presented restaurant-style with fried onions and potatoes
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My Inauspicious Beginning


Without the ick and cringe

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The “Don’t”


How to be intentional about choosing the rate best suited to your ideal practice

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  • How many hours per day/week do you want to work?
  • What kind of income do you want/need to bring in?
  • How comfortable are…

EllenEastwood

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