Freelancing

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How to Maintain Institutional Knowledge When Your Company Depends on Freelancers
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How to Maintain Institutional Knowledge When Your Company Depends on Freelancers

Every company built to last needs to preserve its institutional memory, That's tougher in the gig economy than it was in the 30-years-and-a-gold-watch economy.
Martin Konrad
The Rise of the 6-Figure Freelancer
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The Rise of the 6-Figure Freelancer

There will be almost 4 million independent contract workers in the U.S. by 2020, according to research from MBO Partners.
Catherine Clifford
Chase Jarvis on Creativity and the Art of Entrepreneurship
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Chase Jarvis on Creativity and the Art of Entrepreneurship

As a renowned photographer and the founder of an online education company, Chase Jarvis knows what he's talking about.
Lewis Howes
3 Ways to Price Your Work for Your Freelance Writing Business
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3 Ways to Price Your Work for Your Freelance Writing Business

Smart tips for setting the best rates in order to help your freelance writing business succeed
8 Great Time-Tracking Apps for Freelancers
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8 Great Time-Tracking Apps for Freelancers

With so many time-tracking apps out there, picking the right one for you shouldn't be hard.
Cynthia Johnson
The Beauty of Freelancing Until You Hit the Big Time
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The Beauty of Freelancing Until You Hit the Big Time

Freelancing it a bridge across the chasm separating day-job security from entrepreneurial opportunity.
Daniel DiPiazza
What Does the 'Freelance Economy' Mean for Engineers?
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What Does the 'Freelance Economy' Mean for Engineers?

The use of freelancers can lead to greater flexibility and fewer limitations, resulting in a competitive advantage for small companies.
Howdy Pierce
How to Deal With 4 Types of Impossible Clients
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How to Deal With 4 Types of Impossible Clients

Just because a client is difficult doesn't mean you can't keep him or her happy.
Matt Keener
5 Essentials for Freelancers to Work Smarter Instead of Harder
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Essentials for Freelancers to Work Smarter Instead of Harder

Nobody cares how hard you work. People only care how much you get done.
John Rampton
Mike Rowe: Freelancing Embodies the Entrepreneurial Spirit
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Mike Rowe: Freelancing Embodies the Entrepreneurial Spirit

Just because you don't have aspirations to grow a company with massive scale doesn't mean you aren't an entrepreneur, the TV personality says.
Jason Fell
4 Strategies as a Freelancer for Winning Better Clients
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4 Strategies as a Freelancer for Winning Better Clients

Always, always think "long term."
Matt Keener
10 High-Paying Jobs You Can Do on the Side
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10 High-Paying Jobs You Can Do on the Side

Have free time you don't know what to do with? Trying to develop or hone a new skill? You should consider getting a side job.
Your Freelance Communication Bridge Is Falling Down. Here's How to Fix It.
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Your Freelance Communication Bridge Is Falling Down. Here's How to Fix It.

Here are three tips to help foster effective interactions and value the freelance professionals you work with for your business.
Melissa Cooper
9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients
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9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients

Working for yourself is great, so long as you make payday as reliable as a job.
Peter Daisyme