Addressing Ageism: What You Need to Know to Land Freelance Writing Jobs in 2017 - The Content Standard by Skyword  7 hours, 41 minutes ago


The Content Standard by Skyword

Addressing Ageism: What You Need to Know to Land Freelance Writing Jobs in 2017
The Content Standard by Skyword
Like usual, you put a lot of work into those story ideas, and instead of hearing crickets, you actually got a note back this time (unlike those other freelance writing jobs that ghost you). Except that it wasn't what you wanted to hear. “Thanks for

 

6 Warning Signs That Freelancing Is Not For You - Forbes - Forbes  22 hours, 20 minutes ago


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6 Warning Signs That Freelancing Is Not For You - Forbes
Forbes
If you are pondering over the decision to go freelance, give yourself a good reality check first. Here are 6 warning signs that freelancing might not be for you.

 

How to change your mindset when you go from full-time to freelance - USA TODAY  3 days, 3 hours ago


USA TODAY

How to change your mindset when you go from full-time to freelance
USA TODAY
Becoming a freelancer is a lifestyle change as well as a career change — for the first time, you may not be receiving a consistent paycheck every month or 

 

Freelance Work Isn't Free - JD Supra (press release)  3 days, 23 hours ago


Freelance Work Isn't Free
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As a protection for freelance workers, the law requires that whenever a hiring party retains the services of a freelance worker, and the contracted work has “a value of $800 or more, either by itself or when aggravated with all the contracts for

 

Finding freelance work through an online platform - The Drum  1 week, 1 day ago


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Finding freelance work through an online platform
The Drum
The world of freelance design can sometimes be difficult, and one of the biggest challenges facing freelance designers today is how to find new clients. Stable clients help to pay the bills, but it can be a real struggle to find those new projects that

 

Creative ways to make a freelance resume stand out - USA Today - USA TODAY  1 week, 3 days ago


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Creative ways to make a freelance resume stand out - USA Today
USA TODAY
When you're a freelancer trying to attract clients, constructing a creative and compelling resume or portfolio should be top-of-list.

 

How a Freelance Prop Artist Makes It Work in Hollywood: 'You Never Know What the Next Job Is' - PEOPLE.com  1 week, 6 days ago


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How a Freelance Prop Artist Makes It Work in Hollywood: 'You Never Know What the Next Job Is'
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Episode 11 of AMERICAN DOERS, a new 12-part video series featuring original thinkers, innovators, craftspeople, risk-takers and artisans across the United States. There are teams of people who work behind the scenes in Hollywood to make the magic 

 

Great job boards to scope out for freelance jobs - USA TODAY  2 weeks, 2 days ago


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Great job boards to scope out for freelance jobs
USA TODAY
Job posting sites can be frustrating. Depending on supply and demand, you can put a lot out there without getting a lot back. However, it's important to cast a wide net when first starting out as a freelancer, especially before you have connections in

 

Yes, you can be a freelancer and make a livable wage - CNBC.com - CNBC  3 weeks, 1 day ago


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Yes, you can be a freelancer and make a livable wage - CNBC.com
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You can be your own boss and pay the bills on time if you consider these freelancing gigs.

 

I've been working for myself for a decade — here are 4 ugly truths ... - Business Insider  3 weeks, 2 days ago


Business Insider

I've been working for myself for a decade — here are 4 ugly truths ...
Business Insider
Much has been said about the benefits of freelancing, but people rarely discuss the negatives.