You want to be the absolute best freelancer that you can be.

However, that can be difficult when you’re balancing several clients, marketing efforts, accounting, and more.

Fortunately, one freelancer uses an extremely simple method to keep everything in order allowing their freelance business to sore.

Write down everything.

Yes, everything. Even minor details that you are SURE you will not forget – because given the chance, your overloaded brain will indeed let it slip.

I read an interesting book recently that explained that our brains can actually adapt to regard external sources as an extension of their own structures.

In other words, much as our ancestors used tools as an extension of their own limbs, we use our smartphone and e-calendars and day planners to externally store memory – freeing up our mental resources to use elsewhere.”

See the full post at Freelancers Union.