5 Steps to Successful Full-Time Freelancing Work

Freelancing Work

You have this dream of one day being a full-time freelancer. However, the thought of leaving your full-time job and the security it provides makes you break into a sweat. Fear not! There are steps you can take to make the transition less scary and more likely to make your transition a success. Here are 5 steps to making a … Read More

How to Create Your Own Used Bookstore and Make a Living Online

Create Your Own Used Bookstore Online

People think that because ebooks are becoming more popular, that the market for used books is drying up. I beg to differ! While I am far from making a living selling used books, I have made a side income selling books I no longer have a need for or books I’ve found at a used bookstore. However, there are people out there … Read More

Virtual Assistant Do’s and Don’ts to Be Successful

Virtual Assistant Dos and Don'ts

By Diana Ennen Virtual Assistants (VAs) are highly skilled professionals who provide administrative support and specialized services to businesses, entrepreneurs, executives, and others who have more work to do than time to do it. Examples of services a VA can do include publicity and marketing, web design and maintenance, word processing, meeting and event planning, desktop publishing, article and press release … Read More

How to Sell Your Freelance Work on Fiverr.com

Sell Your Freelance Work on Fiverr

Have you heard about Fiverr.com? If not, you’re missing out on a great marketplace for freelancers of all kinds: writers, virtual assistants, designers, programmers, social media experts, craft makers, and the like. The list goes on ad infinitum! You offer a service, such as, let’s say, designing a logo, for $5 with a timeframe you set. Each service is called … Read More

How to Format a Resume So that Recruiters Will Read It

How to Format a Resume

While I am not an HR expert by any definition, I have amassed what I think is a pretty decent amount of knowledge about how to format a resume. I have the 12 years of experience in the prepress side of the educational publishing industry to thank for that. So, I decided to put together a series of resume writing … Read More