Contract vs full time: 4 main differences to consider

One of the things I’m asked constantly is what it’s like to be a contract worker vs a full-time employee. If you’re interested in understanding more of the differences in contract vs. full-time employment, you’re not alone as, in the past, experts anticipated the U.S. workforce would be 40% contract workers and freelancers by 2020. […]

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How to find freelance work

After the questions “What is freelancing?” and “How do I start freelancing?” the next logical question I get from readers is: “How can I find freelance work?” Some may have landed one client but are unsure how to get the next. Some may have never landed any freelance work but they’re considering jumping in and […]

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What is freelancing? What you need to know to get started

According to the dictionary definition of freelancing, a freelancer is someone who sells their work or services by the hour, day, or job, rather than working on a salaried basis for one employer. While there are many variations in how freelancers get paid, the clients they work for, and the projects they take on, that’s […]

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5 freelance careers you can start today

There are so many freelance careers out there to choose from that sometimes overwhelm of ideas can be a problem. I mean, I have a confession to make. Life is pretty good. I’m doing work I enjoy, with clients I love. At the time of this writing I’m living in Quito, Ecuador, having put down […]

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What to include in a freelance contract

Talking about a freelance contract may seem boring but it’s necessary. According to a study conducted by PayPal and mentioned in Forbes, over 58% of freelancers have experienced not getting paid. Maybe you thought that getting into freelancing gave you more freedom and less time filling out boring paperwork? Well, don’t worry, you do have […]

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