Tips for Freelancers and Small Businesses

Why You Should Stop Calling Yourself a Freelancer?

Why You Should Stop Calling Yourself a Freelancer?

What inspired you to become a freelancer?  Was it the idea of being your own boss and determining your own working hours?  Was it the freedom of not having to work at an office? Or maybe you lost your job and had to make ends meet? Whatever the reason might be,...

6 Reasons Why Companies Hate Working with Freelancers

6 Reasons Why Companies Hate Working with Freelancers

Working with a freelancer is an easy way to hire extra resources for a specific project without having to incur the added expense of hiring a full-time employee. Despite there being a number of advantages to hiring freelancers, many companies dread working with them. ...

How to calculate your hourly rate as a freelancer?

How to calculate your hourly rate as a freelancer?

Everything that you might have thought about, and possibly forgot. You decided to start doing freelance work and everything is ready for you to be your own boss, except for one rather important point: how much should you charge your clients per hour? And what all to...

8 Steps to Kickstarting Your Freelance Career

8 Steps to Kickstarting Your Freelance Career

For students, graduates who are still searching for a job, part-time employees or even full-time employees, there are always opportunities to work as a freelancer. The most important benefit of a freelance career is that you are able to work whenever or wherever suits...

22 Freelance Jobs You Can Start Today in the UAE

22 Freelance Jobs You Can Start Today in the UAE

In the 2018 economy, more and more professionals are rejecting the traditional 9-5 job roles and are seeking flexible, part-time, or freelance work in search of more a fulfilling lifestyle that grants opportunities for both career growth, creative autonomy, and...

How to perfectly pitch your idea to win more business?

How to perfectly pitch your idea to win more business?

The art of communication is intricate and exciting. And it is certainly not everyone’s cup of tea. And yet, when you are starting a business, your success depends on it. Communication is spread across all areas of your business, from pitching your idea, to speaking to...

6 Things to remember while starting young

6 Things to remember while starting young

There is a school of thought that young people should gain experience in a job setting before starting their own business. And then there are those who believe in learning by doing and hence jump right into the big bad corporate world for all that you cannot learn in...