Freelancing

3 Ways to Make Money Online

The internet is a great place to generate additional income, whether as a side-hustle or with a view to taking your entire career online. Of course you need a plan to get started, and knowing what options are available is the best way to formulate your next steps. With that in mind, here are just three options to consider so that you can start earning money from the comfort … [Read more...]

How to Market Yourself as a Freelancer

It’s hard enough to create a compelling resume and cover letter when you’re job hunting for a regular job. But when you work for yourself as a freelancer, you’re constantly hunting for new work. Freelancing can be a feast-or-famine business, and the only successful freelancers are the ones who know how to successfully market themselves and put themselves out there on a … [Read more...]

Four Ways Millennials Are Killing the 9-to-5

Millennials tend to get a lot of flack for many things that are wrong in the world. They're blamed for the student loan crisis and the decline in marriage rates. However, there are a lot of innovative ways the millennials have made a mark for themselves, such as having a work-life balance. As a result, you can say many millennials are killing the 9-to-5. Consider these four … [Read more...]

Web-Based Business Ideas to Consider if You Want to Be a Solopreneur

I’ll be honest. I never had any intention of working for myself. Nope. Not ever. However, as often happens in life, one day about six and a half years ago now, I found myself in a position where I began working as a freelance writer. Though I still have my days where I question why I traded in my badge and gun for a computer, pens, and paper, if I had my chance to go back … [Read more...]

Tips for Getting Into the Gig Economy

Side hustles, gig-based businesses, or short-term freelance stints. No matter which name you prefer, these employment options have certainly evolved beyond traditional temp work in recent years. And they will continue to expand as more workers look to supplement salaries and retirement income or leave the world of long-term employers and annual W-2 forms behind in favor of … [Read more...]

How to Boost Your Productivity While Working From Home

When you decided to work from home, it’s likely you were drawn to the flexibility and the independence it provides. You can set your own schedule, perhaps working nights and weekends for a big project one week and then sleeping in the next day or two. You can take a break when you want, allowing you to be there for your kids’ recitals or to take advantage of a perfect … [Read more...]