Home Based Business

Original and helpful articles about freelancing. I have been successfully working as a self-employed web designer for years and I use this category to share my experience and help you start your career. Recommended resources: Find Jobs Online | Freelancing Forum

home based business

Home based business: Should you quit your job to pursue your...

There is an increase in the number of the home based business opportunities people start taking, especially since the economy is pretty bad in...

Money earning opportunities: how to stay away from SCAMS

One thing is sure: there are money making opportunities for the people who are willing to put in the work and effort. Whether you're...

Home based business: how flexible are you when it comes to...

We had a pretty rough end of the week (me and my main client). His sites were attacked (we think one of them is...

Home based business: The myth of the lonely freelancer

Working from home means for most of us not having to go to a regular office anymore. We can work from our desk, anywhere...

Small business & Freelancing: you can still run a business with...

Whether you're a web designer, like me, a math tutor or a virtual assistant, running a home based business should not cost you an...

Small business: Always set a good hourly rate

I was actually sure today I'll have a relaxed day (and won't bother you with an article), but I remembered something that's been on...

Freelancing: The complete guide for running a successful home based business

Whenever we talk about freelancing/working from home, we have 2 sides of the 'story': people who are currently doing it (successfully or not) and...

Freelancing: How much money do you need to start freelancing?

We all know that starting a business from scratch is not easy and it doesn't only take hard work. Ideally, one should pursue freelancing...

Freelancing: How did you get your FIRST client?

Many of my readers are already accomplished freelancers or thinking about a career in this area, so it would make sense to chat a...

Freelancing: How to start working as a freelancer on Elance

This article can surely be useful to kick-start your freelancing career on any freelancing site, my fave' so far is still Elance, so let's...

How to become a freelancer, even if you’re starting from zero?

Few years ago, on my Romanian blog, one of my readers asked me a great question: How can someone who has no clue about computers...

How Your Online Reputation Can Kill Your Job Search

With the national unemployment rate hovering around 7.6 percent, applicants find competition is fierce for each new job opening. Recruiters and HR departments are...

How Strategic Coaching can Lead to Financial Success

Regardless of your job position, it is always advantageous to spend time working with a business life coach. After all, everyone can benefit from...

Freelancing: top things I learned as a freelancer

I have been successfully freelancing since 2009 (July). This new lifestyle allows me to earn a pretty decent 'wage', to travel a lot and...

Let’s begin a productive week

Whether you are self-employed or working 'for the man', one thing is sure, you cannot let time pass and not do your job. The...