Risk and Failure; Your Best Allies

It happens all the time. Every freelancer had at least one big crash. That awesome idea, that winner solution, that unbelievable service everyone needs and YOU can offer turned into a major failure. It could not happen, but it did. Suddenly you “wake up” to a nightmare. That planned business has failed, miserably. Now you … Continue reading “Risk and Failure; Your Best Allies”

5 Places to Get a Job after Graduation

“Just get through high school and your college life will be a bed of roses!” they said. “Just get through the final semester, find a job, and live the rest of your life happily!” they said. And here you are – a graduate looking for a job. What “they” don’t understand or fail to emphasize … Continue reading “5 Places to Get a Job after Graduation”

10 Low Entry Cost Jobs Where You Get to Be Your Own Boss

Recent studies from the Bureau of Labor Statistics have shown that over 14 million people in the US are self-employed. The majority of them are consultants, contractors, or freelancers, which means that they either work for themselves or for business clients. However, some other self-employed workers enjoy running their own small business either selling services … Continue reading “10 Low Entry Cost Jobs Where You Get to Be Your Own Boss”

Starting a Business? Remember You Responsibilities

For many of us, career choices usually boil down to two differences: self-employed or employed. The latter option is the typical choice that most people chose because it comes with the least responsibilities. We have a job, we have a boss, and we have a salary. Taxes are usually automatically paid out of our salary … Continue reading “Starting a Business? Remember You Responsibilities”

Have You Got What It Takes to Be Your Own Boss?

Have you ever dreamt of being your own boss? Of ‘sticking it to the man’ and deciding your own hours, your own salary, and your own job role? The freedom to make your own rules and take charge of your own working life is hugely appealing, and it’s easy to see why. Just imagine it: … Continue reading “Have You Got What It Takes to Be Your Own Boss?”

5 Tools for Finding an Office Space for Freelancers

Plenty of freelancers operate remotely to reduce their overhead expenses and lessen the time it takes to get things going. Most, if not all, of them use online platforms to overcome the distance barrier – allowing them to communicate with distant clients and collaborate with other freelancers as if they’re in the same building. Thanks … Continue reading “5 Tools for Finding an Office Space for Freelancers”

Freelancing & Freedom! The Facts

It seems that the trend of making your own work is the preferred option for many of us nowadays. And with good cause, the amount of people heading into self-employment or entrepreneurial endeavors are higher than ever before, and the trend will just continue the more people are becoming more dissatisfied with their jobs, or … Continue reading “Freelancing & Freedom! The Facts”

How Fitness Trainers Can Start Their Freelancing Business

Being a freelancer comes with a set of advantages as well as disadvantages. Freelancing entails flexible working hours, handpicking clients, not being under any authority, and developing the career at a pace you prefer. On the other hand, you have to make sure that you meet the expectations of the client, file taxes, advertise your … Continue reading “How Fitness Trainers Can Start Their Freelancing Business”

4 Ways to Go From Home-Based Business to Small Business

A home-based business can be an excellent way of changing your career and taking a shot at entrepreneurship. If you’ve got what it takes to be your own boss, then you can start thinking bigger. The next step is expanding your possibilities by entering the realm of small business. A home-based business is easier to … Continue reading “4 Ways to Go From Home-Based Business to Small Business”

Marketing Strategies for Freelancers : Making The Most With What You Have

Running your own business or self-employment, be it online or in reality or even both, is not as simple as putting up a web page or opening doors and waiting. There is so much that goes into drawing people in and you need to know exactly how to do everything that is needed in order … Continue reading “Marketing Strategies for Freelancers : Making The Most With What You Have”