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What is a Freelancer and What is Freelancing?

Definition of Freelancer A freelancer is self-employed person offering services, usually to multiple clients at a time. Operating as his own boss, a freelancer sets his own service menu, price, and target market of clientele. Some think that freelancers are called that because they work for free - or next to it. That is not the case,and in many cases freelancers earn more...

15 fresh tools every freelancer needs

Whether you freelance for yourself, or are managing an online business with staff, you will invariably need tools to help you organise your work and stay productive. Now that Christmas is done, it's that time of year when you might reconsider your processes and what will help make 2017 more profitable and successful. The following 15 tools could just...

Examples of a good CV

When it comes to writing a CV, it helps to have a solid example of a good CV to benchmark your own CV against. So I've put together a selection of effective professional CVs that have been used to win job interviews for our customers in the past. I've included one example CV from 10 major professions, so you should be able to...

The Best Way To Charge Our Mobile Phones According to Science

We all know that our smartphone batteries are bad as they hardly last a day. But it is partially our fault because we are  charging them the wrong way whole time. Most of us (including me) have a belief that charging our smartphones in small bursts will result in some long-term damage to their batteries and that it is better to charge the mobile when they are below 5%. But we...

Keep Bananas Fresh Longer (slices, too!)

For many people, purchasing a bunch of bananas is the ultimate act of hope in the face of experience. I'm no different. My thinking generally goes, "If I buy these now, I'm set on breakfast for a week." Then Thursday comes around, my 'nanners have turned brown, and suddenly Friday's looking like a toaster waffle sort of day. Sometimes I...

FIX IT-An iPhone Has Been Detected But It Could Not Be Identified

When your iPhone or iOS device has a flaky connection with Windows, it’s more than a little bit frustrating. With a little troubleshooting, however, you can banish the detected-but-not-identified error for good. Not only have multiple readers written in to ask for help about the “An iPhone has been detected but it could not be identified” error, it’s an issue...

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