Category Archives: Freelance

5 Side Hustles Easily Turned Into a Full-Time Career

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Ask someone ten years ago about side hustles and you’d be met with looks of bemusement. You’d perhaps hear hushed whispers asking earnestly if it’s some kind of street scam.

Fast forward to the age of the millennial and the uncertain economic situation. Now, side hustles mean a lot of people are leveraging their skills as part of the gig economy…   

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6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Contractor Position

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Contracting is a lucrative career choice — and definitely more than the “temp gig” friends and family might make it out to be.

But before you accept a contractor position, make sure you consider these six things first…   

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The Top Remote Work Trends of 2018 (And How They Affect You)

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There’s been a 115% increase in telecommuting over the last 10 years, and 43% of the U.S. workforce currently performs remote work to some degree.

So what’s the forecast for 2018? What does it all mean for current and aspiring freelancers and flex workers?    

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Actual Freelancers Tell You How to Be a Productive Freelancer

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One of the hardest things for me about being a productive freelancer? Time management.

Working from home can bring a lot of distractions, and when I starting freelancing full-time almost six months ago, I had a tough time getting down to work…   

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6 Freelance Lessons Learned from The Successfully Self-Employed

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This past Saturday, I learned a lot of freelance lessons at Hustle Fest.

The day was absolutely bursting with information and insight, but here are my top six freelance lessons learned…   

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Freelancing: A Viable Alternative to the Traditional Career You Expected?

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While a full-time job may be the target of your job search, it’s worthwhile to examine the opportunities available to you through freelance or consulting work.

Let’s take a look at the some of the high’s, low’s, and gotta-know’s to help you decide if freelancing is right for you…   

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