Category Archives: Freelance

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


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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#InternPro Chat: The Art of the Side Gig: Pursuing Your Passion While Employed

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Maybe you’re thinking of creating a freelance business. Maybe you’ve already mastered the art of the side gig.

Either way, you don’t want to miss the next #InternPro chat…   

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The Easy Side Hustle: How to Increase Income with Little or No Investment

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An easy side hustle is one way to increase the amount of money you bring in each month. This may be one reason over 44 million people say they have a side hustle, according to Bankrate’s recent study.

But how do you find a side hustle that requires little to no investment?   

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5 Steps to Turn Your Side Hustle into a Full-Time Career

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This month marks the one-year anniversary of owning my own business. I started a marketing agency after working in the private sector for five years.

The best part: the firm emerged from a side hustle while working a full-time job…   

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W2 or 1099: The Pros and Cons of Working as an Independent Contractor

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While traditional employee positions are certainly common, in a variety of career paths, freelance or independent contractor work is a typical arrangement.

From taxes to benefits, here we break down the pros and cons of accepting a position as an independent contractor…   

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How to Start a Freelance Business While You’re Still Employed

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Even though I’d followed the tried-and-true freelancing advice, I felt woefully under-prepared for what was to come.

To avoid making the same mistakes I did, here’s what you should do to set up your freelance business while you’re still employed…   

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