How to avoid turning a networking event into a nightmare

We all know how modest freelancers can be when it comes to presenting their work. Also, how nervous they get when, among their audience, could be someone really important to their next accomplishment. Networking may seem stressful but as long as you have well-structured speech combined with some other elements we suggest, you can become your own best marketer. …

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Tips on managing your freelancing project’s scope

There’s this saying about being careful of what you wish for — because you just might get it. As a freelancer, you’ll have many opportunities to appreciate its wisdom. Take project management for one. If you come from the corporate world, you’ll probably have many bad experiences with incompetent project managers over-promising and leading their teams into “death marches” to be able to finish …

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Top 7 self employed jobs

Don’t like being an office drone? Hate the corporate cubicle? Can’t stand pointy-haired bosses telling you what to do? Tired of the daily nine to five routine? Would rather be your own boss? Well, join the club. No, not the club of disgruntled and disillusioned corporate employees (though, you probably belong there too) ― but …

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The advantages and disadvantages of becoming a freelancer

Freelancing is one of those things that tend to polarize people. Some consider it their dream career. These people are determined to jump in and follow-through. Regardless if they’ll never make as much as in some corporate job. Others find it too stressful and demanding. They wouldn’t even try it if someone assured them that they’d …

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