Gig Economy

Self-Employment and the Gender Pay Gap

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We all know that women make eighty cents for every dollar that a man makes. It’s sad but true. The unfortunate reality is that,...
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How to Establish (and Keep) a Stricter Schedule When You Work for Yourself

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When you work for yourself, you’ll have practically unlimited freedom for how and when you work. For most people, this is a blessing; you...
Freelancers: Money Is Not the Only Worthwhile Reason to Take on A Project

Freelancers: Money Is Not the Only Worthwhile Reason to Take on A Project

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Some people are perfectly content with an endless supply of monotonous tasks in a sterile environment if it produces a paycheck at the end...
5 Ways to Get Paid on Time, Every Time (Hint: It's Ok to Require a Deposit)

5 Ways to Get Paid on Time, Every Time (Hint: It’s Ok to Require...

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Late payments are catastrophic: In the UK alone, 50,000 small businesses close down every year because of delayed invoices. To help entrepreneurs stay in business, FreshBooks...

Thinking about self-employment? Here are 6 things you need to consider

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Entering self-employment for the first time can be daunting, so if you’re thinking about doing exactly that, there are some things you’ll need to...

How Solopreneurs Can Excel At Customer Service

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Providing excellent customer service is necessary for making a brand sustainable, and yet, companies fail to achieve the required score in this aspect of...
Freelancer

6 Rumors About Freelancing That Are Actually True

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If you’re new to the freelancing game, there’s a whirlwind of information out there about what you might expect about your new gig as...
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How Can You Become a Freelancer? Tips for a Novice

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With the era of economic downturns and consequently lack of lucrative jobs, home based business ideas are taking the world by the storm. Freelancers...

New Ways to Become Self-Employed

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One winter, back when I was an undergraduate at UCLA, I had a brainstorm for how to make some extra dough. I shared it...

Working From Home? Expect Sleep Trouble. Here’s How to Handle It

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If you’re beginning a new career as an entrepreneur or freelancer, you’ll probably have the flexibility to work from home. Remote work can save...