Are Bidding Websites Good for Freelancers to Use?

Are Bidding Websites Good for Freelancers to Use?

Is “bid” a dirty word? If so, no one told me until I had already started the dirty task of bidding. Now, people ask me all the time: Are those bidding websites (e.g., oDesk, Project4Hire and Elance) legit?

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Six steps for first-time job hunters

Six steps for first-time job hunters

Congratulations, you’ve done it! You made it through college, have your degree in hand and are finally ready to make your mark. You are now in the real world and it’s time to get your professional life started. Read Article »

How Experimenting Can Help You Become a Better Freelancer

How Experimenting Can Help You Become a Better Freelancer

In order to survive as a freelancer, you must always continue to improve yourself. If you fail to do that you can quickly and easily become one of those old IT guys we’re constantly making fun of–you know those that code in VB and believe tables are the latest and great thing from HTML. Read Article »

The Main Principle of Charging a Flat Rate

The Main Principle of Charging a Flat Rate

As you begin your freelance career, one the biggest dilemmas you will likely face is whether to charge a flat-rate or an hourly fee. This issue plagues nearly every freelancer because solid arguments exist in favor of both options. Read Article »

7 Tips For Freelance Success That I Didn’t Follow

7 Tips For Freelance Success That I Didn’t Follow

When first starting a freelance business you usually have a lot of questions. You’ll likely turn to others for answers, including articles and posts offering advice. How important is it for you to follow their advice? Read Article »

That Can Help Improve Your Lifestyle as a Designer/Developer

Techniques That Can Help Improve Your Lifestyle as a Designer/Developer

As professionals in an ever-evolving industry, we always find ourselves searching for new techniques and ways that can help us improve our day-to-day lifestyle ranging from the way we find new clientele to the way we work.

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