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

The importantance of market research

Market research is a very important thing to help you know what will and will not sell. Conducting the right market research can save...
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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...

Always Have a Plan B Online

It is very important to always have a plan B online when you are completing jobs for money. Freelancing is a very hard job...

A diploma won’t make you a designer

First of all a small trip down memory lane for me: started web design in 2002. I was working as a radio DJ back...

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...

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...

Niche Web Site Building (I)

I actually run various niche web sites at the moment, but this 'series' will detail my work on a web site I have just...
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Is freelance work the right money making solution for you?

In the past years freelance work has started getting a better 'press' as many people have found refuge in it, after losing their jobs....

The business plan

A business plan is an important part of a business to help you and others to know where the business plans to go and some other...
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Freelancing – no longer a losers’ game

Years ago, when I started working with my first web design clients, most of the people in my country thought that freelancers are working...
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Running a home based business while caring for a newborn

As some of you know, I'm a mother now. My daughter was born on February the 6th, so she's almost 4 months old. That's...

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...

Working from Home is Not Just for Married Moms

Working from home might seem like a pipe dream if you are currently raising your children alone.  Do not be discouraged into thinking that...

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...

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...