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Welcome to this week's edition of Freelance Fuel, where, as always, we share curated content that can hopefully inspire your business, or be the starting point to get started.

Today we look at resilience and how to build it, Ryan Holiday's best books of 2023, how to create yourself as a product, Hunter S. Thompson on a meaningful life and advice from successful solopreneurs.

Let's get started.

/Jannik from Factofly

👊 Resilience & how to build it

Resilience & how to build it

If there's one thing you can be sure to encounter in the freelance life, it's a little high seas.

If you haven't already been through some headwinds, it will most likely come in the form of weak customers, lack of deal flow or [insert self-selected headache here].

When the storm rages, it's all about keeping a cool head. If you want to improve your ability to resist, read on here.

📚 Recommended Reading: The Best Books of 2023 According to Ryan Holiday

Recommended Reading: The Best Books of 2023 According to Ryan Holiday

You might know Ryan Holiday from his bookshis podcasthis Joe Rogan interview, or maybe he just popped up somewhere on the web.

RH inhales books like few others and it's always worth giving his monthly reading lists a look.

He is ready with the best books he has read in 2023, and if you need some material for Christmas, so there are a few recommendations to pick up here.

👨‍🦯 Anti-niche

If you're a little unsure of how to actually create yourself as a product, shape a niche – or anti-niche – and still be true to yourself and your interests, give Dan Koe here a moment of your time.

🪖 Hunter S. Thompson's Finding Meaning

Hunter S. Thompson's finds meaning

“You ask advice: ah, what a very human and very dangerous thing to do! For to give advice to a man who asks what to do with his life implies something very close to egomania.”

Letter of Hunter S. Thompson On finding your purpose and living a meaningful life.

A quick read that will probably stay with you for the rest of the weekend.

💸 Solopreneurship does it again

Solopreneurship Boah Kagan

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