Lifestyle

5 Ways to Boost Your Freelance Income Without Working More Hours

December 14, 2012 by

You’re sunning yourself on some exotic beach, sipping a cold, refreshing drink.

Life is good.

And then ... a sudden jolt of reality: You’re a solopreneur. Which means that you’re not earning an income as you enjoy the sound of crashing waves. It’s an “unpaid vacation,” if you will.

Ouch!

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Freelancers Are a Force to Be Reckoned With!

August 29, 2012 by

According to a May 2012 Aberdeen Group report, in the U.S. alone nearly 26% of the average organization's total workforce is considered contingent or contract based — and their numbers continue to grow rapidly.

In fact, labor law firm Littler Midelson predicts that contingent labor (i.e., freelancers, consultants and independent ...

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How to Be Happier by Working Through the Holidays

December 20, 2011 by

After an incredibly busy year, I'm looking forward to taking a much-needed break over the next couple of weeks.

Then again, what I'll be doing won't look like much of a break to some people.

Because after the eggnog is gone and the relatives have left the house, I'll soon ...

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How To Turn Your Kitchen Into A Healthy Home-Biz Asset

November 4, 2011 by

My office is just down the hallway from the kitchen. Yours is probably in a similar location.

Nice, huh? Well, if you're like me, it can also be a hazard for watching calories. And staying focused on my work!

When I'm working hard, I get the munchies. I'll wander off ...

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Is Your Desk Chair Killing You And Your Business?

September 16, 2011 by

It's just a chair. Something you probably don't think too much about as you plop down, lean towards your computer and get going with the day's tasks.

But as innocent as it looks, your desk chair may be threatening your life . . . and directly impacting the success of ...

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