How to Write a Decent Resume and Cover Letter

How to Write a Resume

How to Write a Resume and Cover Letter for Beginners Awhile ago, I covered how to format your resume. This week, I am going to give you some basic information about how to write a resume and cover letter. As with the previous post, this information applies to freelancers and those seeking more traditional employment. This is very basic information geared toward … Read More

Why I Love Freelancing and Know That It’s Right for Me

why I love freelancing

I’m going to stray a little from my usual “how to” and useful lists posts and make a more personal post and write off the cuff, so to speak. This past Friday was my last day at a 9-to-5 job that I had started in September of last year. It was with a start-up company that was founded by people … Read More

How to Avoid Working with Clients from Hell

Clients from Hell

Every freelancer has worked with at least one client from hell. You know who I’m talking about. The clients who have no boundaries, expect you to work for them at all hours, and to be at their beckon call. There are also clients who are never happy with your work, and ask for revisions until your eyes go cross-eyed from … Read More

Get Paid to Drive Your Car (or Rent It)! Going Beyond Lyft, Uber, and Sidecar

Get Paid to Drive

Yes, you read it right. You can get paid to drive your car, whether it’s through advertising, ride sharing, delivery, or renting out your car. Some people even earn a decent living doing this, but it’s also great for generating a side income. I’ve broken down the companies into lists for each method for earning money for driving you car: … Read More

What Is a Freelancer? Part 1 – Freelance Writers

What Is a Freelancer?

So, what is a freelancer? When someone says, “I freelance for a living” most people assume that they are either freelance writers or perhaps freelance designers. But, if you look up the word “freelance” in the dictionary, it is defined as: working for different companies at different times rather than being permanently employed by one company It doesn’t say anywhere that … Read More