Passion: A Key to Your Business Success

Just like any passionate relationship, you need to love your business.  That love gives you the energy and passion to keep your attitude positive and optimistic.  There are many factors that contribute to the success of a business.  But attitude is by far the most important.  Your attitude can carry you through many challenges.  …

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Freelancing – A New Way of Making a Living

When we hear the terms “freelancing” or “freelancer” we tend to just think about writers, novelists, journalists, or perhaps even photographers. That is because for a very long time these have been, for the most part, the only known freelancing roles. However, with recent technological advances, and the way our world is so connected now,…

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Is Freelancing Right for YOU?

Ok, you are tired of working for someone else. You are bored with your work life. You want freedom and independence. You want to increase your earning potential. You want to work on your own time and on your own terms. Plain and simply you’ve just had enough and are ready to quit your current…

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Delegate and Manage

As you build your freelancing team, these tasks – delegating and managing – will be the bulk of what you do. That’s because you’ll already have hired and evaluated freelancers.   Yes, you’ll need to hire and evaluate on an ongoing basis, but you’ll have a team in place for long-term and ongoing projects. And…

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Hire the Best Freelancers

If you have just two or three prospective freelancers left on your list after the due diligence process, then you can go ahead and hire them all.   There are two main reasons for hiring multiple people:   You can find out which freelancer does the best job for you.   Remember, even freelancers who…

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Evaluating Freelancers

Okay, so now you know why you should invest time upfront to do your research and find the best candidates. Now let’s look at some of the steps involved in the actual due diligence process…   Check feedback ratings If you’re hiring a freelancer from a freelancing site (like Elance.com), then you have the advantage…

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