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3 Reasons Why YOU Should NOT Become a Freelancer

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

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3 Reasons Why YOU Should NOT Become a Freelancer

There are certain traits required of a freelancer for him or her to become successful at what they do, and let me be the first to tell you, freelancing is not easy. Yes, ultimately you’ll end up with more freedom and spare time on your hands, but until you’ve mastered the art of efficiency and [...]

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101 Helpful Tips and Tricks for Freelancers

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

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101 Helpful Tips and Tricks for Freelancers

As a freelancer, you are in total control of what you do with your time, who you work for, how you work, and when you work. You control all aspects of marketing, and servicing your clients. That is why it is the ultimate goal of a freelancer to reach a state where their work flow [...]

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8 Simple Tips to Boost Productivity, Health and Work Etiquette

Thursday, August 20, 2009

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8 Simple Tips to Boost Productivity, Health and Work Etiquette

Whilst working away on their latest project, freelancers tend to forget about the simple little things that make all the difference to their experience whilst working. There are a few things you can do here and there to help you along your way, and help boost productivity and improve your health whilst freelancing.

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5 Communication Tips That Make You Money

Monday, August 17, 2009

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5 Communication Tips That Make You Money

Communication is key for every freelancer. Although it may not be the most enjoyable aspect of your job (perhaps one of the reasons you went freelance in the first place), it is important to maintain professional, open communication with clients and potential clients. Good communication leads to a better working relationship with people- this means [...]

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6 Compulsory Qualities for Potential Freelancers

Friday, August 7, 2009

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6 Compulsory Qualities for Potential Freelancers

This article is the first of the ‘Back 2 Basics Weekend‘ article set. I hear a lot about people who wish to go into freelancing, whether that be part-time or full-time, but you need to seriously sit down and evaluate if you really are suited to becoming a freelancer before you make any kind of [...]

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Unemployment Rises…to Freedom!

Thursday, August 6, 2009

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Unemployment Rises…to Freedom!

After hearing so many gloomy news stories this recession, it is nice to hear some news which is actually good. I’m talking about the fact that unemployment is rising. If unemployment rises, employment falls. Time’s couldn’t be better!

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Balancing Work and Play

Monday, July 27, 2009

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Balancing Work and Play

One of the main reasons you probably decided to become a freelancer was the idea of having more free time on your hands which you could spend with things that mattered to you more, like family. Sometimes though, you can get a bit carried away with your freelance career, and end up designating more time [...]

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