Business, Tips

Why you need a ‘challenge network’

Successful entrepreneurs and leaders challenge the status quo, disrupt traditional thinking and innovate, which is why they need trusted people to call out their flaws, says organisational psychologist Adam Grant.   Support and encouragement are great, […]

Katrin Press
2 min read
Business, Tips

A step back is a leap forward in your business

Being an independent professional feels a lot like being a circus clown – juggling all the colourful balls. You just can’t take a break when they are still in the air. Unfortunately being busy can become […]

Katrin Press
3 min read
Business, Freelance, Tips

How joining a mastermind can help you succeed

Joining a mastermind can be your best business move. And because your business and life are interrelated, improving one will affect the other. One of the hard parts of being a solo entrepreneur is the psychological […]

Katrin Press
5 min read
Business, Freelance

2021 outlook on talent and hiring

Recent studies of post-Covid talent management and hiring trends have found a visible shift towards the use of open talent and flexible work modes. Companies are forced to consider all talent options and all sorts of […]

Katrin Press
2 min read
Tips

Goals and how to reach them

Goal-setting gives you the chance to experience the power of your imagination. Think about it. What you can dream, you can also work towards. Do you feel inspired and empowered already?   Imagination builds cities. Imagination […]

Katrin Press
7 min read
Tips

The power of a Post-it: a simple productivity hack

I wish I knew it earlier. Especially before testing innumerous productivity apps, particularly those with a steep learning curve and high subscription fee. It’s about the process, not the tool. No tool can help you if […]

Katrin Press
3 min read
Humans

I was on the edge of burnout

When Corona hit in the beginning of 2020 a part of me was relieved. It took me almost a year to understand the reason for so openly welcoming change – I wasn’t happy with where I […]

Katrin Press
4 min read
News

Klapp helps freelancers thrive

We wish you a very prosperous new year! For Klapp this will be a year of many discoveries and hopefully many new friends.   We have been working tirelessly for the past months and even during […]

Katrin Press
3 min read
Business

Failing to give up

Estonian startup founders have a weird character trait. Their biggest fail is failing to give up, said Timo Rein, the co-founder of Pipedrive at the panel discussion at Estonian Startup Awards 2020.   This character trait […]

Katrin Press
2 min read
Freelance

The problem of trust

I have been a freelance photographer for over 10 years and have faced a lot of problems of running a business alone. Of course, I’ve had the freedom of creating my life around it as well. […]

Katrin Press
1 min read