Before they started freelancing, the majority of freelancers probably thought that they would have more time on their hands after they made the leap.

Unfortunately, for many freelancers, that seems as if it couldn’t be further from the truth.

So, why exactly does it feel like you’re always working?

Here’s what Freelancers Union has to say.

The Flexibility Crux

As freelancers, we often take so much pride in our flexible schedules that we forget to set healthy boundaries for ourselves and our clients.

After transitioning to full-time freelancing, I found myself working only 4-6 hours each day and whimsically spreading the work out over a full 7 day period.

I constantly felt like I was overwhelmed and overworked, when in reality, I was actually working less hours than I was before.”

Read the full article at Freelancers Union.