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Proven Strategies for Mastering Client Relationships: This Week’s Must-Read Tips

Apr 21, 2023
(updated: May 16, 2023)
Max 5 min read

Let’s face it, working with clients can be a rollercoaster ride of emotions, full of ups and downs.

But with the right strategies, you can guide your clients through the twists and turns and enjoy the ride together.

So whether you’re struggling with demanding clients or seeking your perfect match, we’ve got you covered with this week’s power tips.

Weekly Must-Read Tips

How to Break Up with a Difficult Client

Tired of dealing with clients who make your blood boil every time they call or send an email? Breakups are hard…but necessary for the sake of your mental health and business success. 

So, buckle up, grab some popcorn, and let’s get ready to say “goodbye” to the clients who are causing you more stress than profit.

How to Respond When Clients Try to Lower Your Rates

The age-old question every freelancer dreads – “Can you do it cheaper?” Responding to a client who asks for a cheaper rate can be tricky. We’ve got some tips and tricks to show you how to navigate these conversations with confidence.

How to Ask for Client Referrals

Asking for referrals can feel like going to the dentist for a root canal – necessary but oh so painful. But what if we told you it doesn’t have to be that way? We’ll show you how to ask for referrals without feeling like you’re pulling teeth.

How to Say No to Unreasonable Client Requests

Unreasonable client requests can feel like a punch in the gut, leaving you wondering how to respond. That’s why it’s important to set clear boundaries, communicate effectively, and maintain client relationships. Here’s how to say no to those unreasonable requests.

How to Identify Your Ideal Freelance Client

Imagine taking on a freelance client that’s as perfect as a slice of pizza – the right amount of toppings, the perfect amount of cheese, and just the right amount of dough. Sounds like a dream, right? Well, we’re here to make that a reality. Read on to discover your perfect clients.

We hope you’re feeling energized and ready to put these client management tips into action. Remember, building strong relationships is the key to a successful freelance business.

So go forth, take action, and watch your freelance business soar. 

And if you’re looking for an easier way to manage client relationships, Indy helps you create strong contracts that manage client expectations, communicate more effectively with clients, and get paid faster through simple yet powerful invoicing.

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