When people see my achievements or view my LinkedIn profile, they assume I did something extraordinary, or I’m only lucky. Others think I have connections. The truth is, everything started working out in late 2019.
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Structuring your day as a freelancer can be quite tough. You have tons of tasks on your to-do list, several deadlines fast approaching, interruptions here and there and you can’t seem to focus, especially if you work from home. As a freelancer, you are going to have bright sunny days, when everything is just right […]
I was barely eight years old when I developed an interest in writing. As I type these words, the picture of how the young, naïve, and diminutive Jerry took a pen and A4 paper to write his life plan. There were several dreams included on my list. Although these dreams were a little bit impractical, […]
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 work and build your credibility. For the full-time freelancers, it takes courage and determination to leave a 9-5 and depend solely […]
The co-working movement that started in San Francisco in 2005 and caught on like wildfire across the world only caught on in Nigeria in 2011 with the launch of CcHUB and Venia Business Hub. Fast forward to 2019, and the number of co-working spaces in the city has significantly increased. Commenting on the number of […]
When the word ‘freelancer’ is brought into discourse, what comes to mind is a lone ranger who seeks to achieve tasks and satisfy clients all by himself within a specified time. The freelancer’s focus is to beat the deadline or deliver on an agreed day and move to the next project while scavenging for other job opportunities. […]
The baby boomers did not fall out of their mothers’ wombs running Coca-Cola and Kodak. They too were young, wild and reckless once. When the 1980s came around, the new generation — self-absorbed, independent and self-sufficient Gen X joined the workforce. Arguably the most overlooked generation in a while, they are the geeks who automated […]