Category: Freelancing

Freelancing

Freelancers, it’s Time to Know Your Market Rates

Online job information sites like PayScale and Glassdoor are invaluable tools for any employee who want to walk into their boss’s office and negotiate their way into better salary. But if you just walk into that office and say “I think I deserve a $5,000 raise in my annual salary” without explaining your reasoning for…

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The Nicky Laatz $1 Million Milestone: How the Freelance Economy Made It Happen

For creatives, freelancing represents the ultimate freedom from your boss telling you what to do. It’s the realization of being in charge of your own destiny and fulfilling your professional aspiration. The dream of every freelancer and entrepreneur is to eventually make a very comfortable living. One graphic designer from Cape Town, South Africa, is…

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Freelancing

Why Should You Freelance in the First Place?

Freelancing is big business. More than ever, millennials are seemingly ditching the regimen of a 9-5 in favor of carving out their own schedules from their homes and private offices. But while the idea of not answering to a boss, and deciding what jobs to pursue, might sound appealing, there's a lot to consider before…

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