Freelancers: How to Deal with Unpaid Overtime Role-play

Freelancers dealing with unpaid overtime: How do you deal with a manager who’s asking you to stay late, without extra pay? Should you work the extra hours for free? How to respond when work boundaries become unclear.

Nope. Not if it’s outside of your previously established agreement.

When you’re clear about your rate and terms BEFORE you take on a job, getting out of unpaid overtime won’t be an issue.

Roleplay: Watch as Greg “The Boss” tries to pressure Chris “The Freelancer” to work a little longer.

Try this next time you get cornered on your way out the door.

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