Gig Economy

People You'll Meet

Oh, The People You’ll Meet – The Rewards of Being Self-Employed

BY
Being self-employed comes with many rewards, but none quite as fulfilling as the variety of people you get to meet on a frequent basis.
Magnetic Leadership

5 Ways Leaders Can Increase Personal Magnetism

BY
Learn how to use personal magnetism to motivate, inspire and energizes everyone in your organization to do their best and contribute at full capacity.
Character Development

Who’s Watching? A Lesson In Character

BY
There are many people in this world who have two very different personalities: their public and private selves. But character does not depend on outside approval as this inspirational story points out
video

VIDEO: Seth Godin On Creating Your Business Tribe

BY
Seth Godin argues the Internet has ended mass marketing and revived a human social unit from the distant past: tribes
Happy Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks

BY
With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us, I am reminded that the self-employed, as well as other small business owners and their employees have much to be thankful for this year.
ca own boss

Hey California Entrepreneurs, Be Your Own Boss!

BY
If you are self-employed, you have a job.  Right?  The self-made businessperson has known this for a while. The federal government is finally catching up
Morning Commute to Office

Infographic: The True Cost of Commuting

BY
For a significant group of individuals, the freedom to work from home is one of the key benefits of being self-employed. However, this freedom is not the only plus side. It turns out you may be saving heaps of money as well! This eye-opening infographic shows the true cost of commuting in both time and finances.
video

VIDEO: Steve’s Small Biz Tips for The UPS Stores

BY
Steve and the UPS Stores have teamed up to help small business. Check out these tips to help you grow your business

Back to School, Back to Work: 5 Great Tips for Starting the Fall Off...

BY
Headed back to work or school this fall? Consider the skills and the experience you bring to your new role, and get 5 smart tips to help smooth out the transition.
video

VIDEO: Unique Ways To Make Extra Money

BY
Looking to make some extra dough? Check out these unique ideas from the Today Show.