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LinkedIn etiquette

LinkedIn Etiquette [Short Guide]

Editorial note: All Guest Post authors share their views and experiences and do not represent Week of Saturdays. This is one of the submissions of writers participating in a 21-day Don’t Break the Streak Writing Challenge. Details here. . . . I’ve been thinking of what to write about today, and for once, it didn’t come easy. […]

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Every Question About Freelancing Answered

From the definition to getting paid, and every process in between. This article contains all you need to know about freelancing and working independently online. Writers, designers, content creators, course creators, digital marketers, communicators, and creative professionals can all get answers. Have a question not answered below? Please record it here. Want to read this offline? A […]

Modern Career Glossary for New Freelancers

The Modern Career Glossary For New Freelancers

Our modern career glossary for new freelancers is a handy dictionary for every professional – unconventional or traditional – who actively drives their careers themselves. It doesn’t matter whether you work online or offline, or in technology, non-profits or high fashion, understanding the meaning of these words will improve your business communications and prospects. Think […]

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Is Now a Good Time to Freelance?

Editorial note: All Guest Post authors share their views and experiences, and do not represent Week of Saturdays. . . .   Being a successful freelancer takes a lot of work, especially at the initial stages when you are just new and starting out in the market. It takes a lot of effort to produce quality […]

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What Makes A Good Freelancer?

These ten traits, if applied, will set you apart as a good freelancer. Working independently is difficult; we all know that. Yet it is also deeply satisfying and life-enriching, and not a lot of people know that. If asked to choose between the stability, benefits and certainty of a good 9-5, and the responsibility, turbulence, […]

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Don’t Be Afraid of New Tools

When new or aspiring freelancers come to me eager-eyed and ready to work, one of the first roadblocks we hit together is their limited knowledge of the digital tools it takes to do their job effectively or use their skills in global or remote teams settings. Sadly this limitation sometimes sends these new freelancers back […]