Category Archives: Freelance

Are You Destined to Become a Future Freelancer? [Infographic]

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While it may seem like traditional jobs are disappearing, opportunities for freelancers have grown significantly.

Having trouble finding your place in the traditional business world? Maybe your destiny is to become a future freelancer…   

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First-Time Freelancers: How to Avoid 5 Common Mistakes

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Feeling an itch to do your own thing? This guide for first-time freelancers is sure to help… Whether you’re dreaming about being your own boss or want to start a side hustle, freelancing can be an excellent way to feel professionally satisfied and support yourself financially. Sure, striking out on your own is exciting. But it also comes with a handful of hurdles you’ll need to navigate as you get started. With that in mind, we put together a list of common mistakes first-time freelancers make — and, more importantly, how to avoid them. Read on to run your biz   

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Formula for Success: How to Calculate Your Freelance Rate [Infographic]

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Choosing the right rate will make it easier to achieve your target salary while also considering other expenses you might not think of when quitting your job.

This infographic from Creative Live serves as an easy worksheet can help you do just that…   

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Boon or Bane: Is Freelance Freedom the Answer for You? [Infographic]

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The freedom of working from home, at your own pace, and choosing your own hours tempts many of us. But is freelancing right for you?

Perhaps the time has come to evaluate the pros and cons of the freelance life…   

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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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