Freelancing Tips

Raise Your Head Freelancers, Face Those Who Criticize You As You Say “F*ck You All”

Yes as I’m writing this, I’m seething with anger, disappointment and frustration. If truth be told, I’m sure I’m not the only one who experiences this. When I hang out on freelancing groups on Facebook, I read similar stories. It does bring out the worst in me.

I’m not one to handle their emotions well. In contrary to what most people think, I think there’s value in acknowledging what you feel and using your emotions to fuel you and your passion. Some say that there’s a need to “manage” one’s emotions. In reality, what they really meant was to suppress it.  After going through depression for a while, I say, who gives a shit about what others think? If you can’t deal with it, don’t even bother trying to understand what I’m going through.

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Upwork Is Removing Skills Test On Freelancers’ Profile

If you’ve been with Upwork for a while, you’d know which I am referring to. The skills test section was a feature available even when Upwork was still Odesk. There were several tests you can take at any time to prove your knowledge and expertise on a particular skill set that is related to your niche. The result is then displayed on your profile. Starting July 16, this feature will be removed.

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Freelancing In The Philippines: When will you pursue your dream to work from home?

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to do freelancing in the Philippines? There has been a surge in people trying to pursue it. But there are still those who remain stuck. Read More

5 Ways To Avoid Possible Online Job Scams

Online job scams can make your dream of working from home harder to reach. We all dream of working in the comforts of our home, where we can just be ourselves. Work while on pajamas. Have ourselves as our own boss.  Read More