February 21, 2016

How To Set Your Freelance Rates

Are you a freelancer? Do you ever wonder how much you should charge? If you charge too much, you will never land a client. If you charge too little, you won’t earn a living wage. Setting and negotiating freelance rates is challenging, so how do you set your freelance rates? Writing, photography, graphic design, consulting, […]

April 19, 2015

Spotlight: Blogger Jobs

A new blog is created every half second according to WPVirtuoso. These informational websites feature regularly published posts that are created by everyday folks who want to share their passions. Blogging is the ultimate way to build your web presence. It essentially acts as a super resume for you. You can also focus your blog on […]

September 21, 2014

6 Easy Steps To Become A Freelancer

Are you an expert? To you have an unusually awesome talent? Why not become a freelancer? A freelancer is a self employed person who works for a variety of companies in a specific niche. Freelancers are often called independent contractors. They seek out their own work and are almost always available to work. Since they […]

October 26, 2011

What You Need to Know About Contract Jobs

Instead of hiring employees, many companies are hiring independent contractors. While these openings were once only freelance writing positions or related artistic jobs, today’s independent contractors can hold just about any open position. If you’ve been job hunting for a while, you might be ready to sign on the dotted line – but before you […]

April 12, 2011

“Free”lance Doesn’t Mean You Should Work for Free!

One of the biggest stories in the freelance writing world right now is the lawsuit against The Huffington Post. Earlier today, labor activist Jonathan Tasini filed a class action lawsuit against the online publication, co-founders Arianna Huffington and Kenneth Lerer, and partial owner AOL because its writers didn’t get a piece of the pie when […]

March 28, 2011

How to Create a Writing Portfolio

If you want to find a writing job or work in any kind of position that requires you to have writing skills, prospective employers will likely want to see your writing portfolio. The writing portfolio you present is just as important if not more important than your resume. Here are some tips you can use […]

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