Great books to help you overcome the fear of freelancing

Are you suffering from the usual anxieties associated with freelancing? Worried about money? Not sure if you're good enough? Concerned that you'll be found out as a fake and phoney? Can't even build the courage to go freelance in the first place?

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The following recommended reads will help tackle those entrepreneurial fears and transform the way you do business forever. From starting up and surviving, to building confidence and stamping anxiety into the ground, you'll definitely benefit from these excellent books.

1. Feel the Fear And Do It Anyway: How to Turn Your Fear and Indecision into Confidence and Action by Susan Jeffers

What are you really afraid of? Aside from that clown in It? Public speaking, asserting yourself, making decisions, being alone, even running a business... Internationally renowned author Susan Jeffers has helped millions overcome their fears. Whatever your anxieties, Feel the Fear And Do It Anyway will give you the insight and tools to vastly improve your ability to handle any given situation.

2. The Anxiety Solution: A Quieter Mind, a Calmer You by Chloe Brotheridge

If you suffer from anxiety, this book is for you. Therapist Chloe Brotheridge has used the latest scientific research and her own personal experience to create a programme that has already helped thousands of women to overcome fear and stress. The Anxiety Solution will provide you with simple yet powerful practical tools to help you manage your symptoms and start feeling better every day.

3. Confidence: Build Unbreakable, Unstoppable, Powerful Confidence: Boost Your Self-Confidence by Justin Albert

This excellent book by Justin Albert provides an extensive, day-by-day guide to renew your self-confidence. It allows you to formulate a specific plan to beat back against your worst enemy: yourself. With its assistance, you can train your mind to rid yourself of past stressors, formulate fresh ideas about your goals, and reach toward a renewed sense of self. Your zest and positivity will form strength going forward, allowing you to retain assurance in your work and relationship life.

4. Entrepreneur Revolution: How to develop your entrepreneurial mindset and start a business that works by Daniel Priestley

Entrepreneur Revolution is a master-class in gaining an entrepreneurial mindset, showing you how to change the way you think, the way you network, and the way you make a living. Successful entrepreneur Daniel Priestley will show you how to embrace the global entrepreneur revolution and thrive in the new age without any fear.

5. The Idea in You: How to Find It, Build It, and Change Your Life by Martin Amor

Do you have an idea but are struggling to make it a reality? The Idea in You: How to Find It, Build It, and Change Your Life is a bulletproof system for finding the right idea and shaping it in to a success – on your own terms. With advice from the people behind the likes of Pizza Pilgrims, Parkrun and Decoded, this book will show you what to expect, how to think and what to do when launching your own venture.


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