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33 Gig Economy Blogs

Freelancer tips and tricks: The important differences between freelancing and consulting

Nick Rodriguez - Updated: Sep 17th, 2018    Views 50

Freelancing | consulting | Independent Contracting | Self Employment

What are the real differences between a freelancer, independent contractor, or consultant? It may seem confusing, but there are important differences that set these kinds of freelancers apart.


LinkedIn for Freelancers - Win At Connecting

Sam - Updated: Sep 25th, 2018    Views 51

Linkedin | Freelancing

Linkedin is a great tool if used correctly. I've run sales teams for 15 years and during 2005 a new tool, LinkedIn promised an endless source of leads. The product grew fast driven by explosive user a...


Freelancer tips and tricks: How to deal with payments directly

Nick Rodriguez - Updated: Aug 13th, 2018    Views 49

p2p payments | Payroll | Freelancing | negotiating

Find out how to deal with direct payments without using an escrow system or accounting department. Sometimes it can help to know how to negotiate directly with the client, not only to make sure you ge...


Why working from home is impossible

Nick Rodriguez - Updated: Aug 07th, 2018    Views 68

Freelancing | side hustle | work from home | Work Life Balance | job

Working from home sounds like a no brainer but in reality is counterproductive and costly. Freelancers shouldn't have to learn this the hard way.


Side Hustling and Ride Sharing Short Term Cash Long Term Wear

Sam - Updated: Apr 08th, 2018    Views 72

uber | lyft | ride sharing | door dash | postmates

Side Hustling on Uber vs Lyft vs Door Dash vs your Wallet in the Long vs Short term


How to make yourself more desirable and valuable as a freelancer

Increase your value as a freelancer by treating yourself like a business and focusing on a specific niche.


The rise of the crypto poor millenials

Nick Rodriguez - Updated: Mar 27th, 2018    Views 111

Bitcoin | Litecoin | Ethereum | Bitcoin Cash | Crypto Currencies

Crypto poor is a term for people who have nearly all their assets tied up in crypto currencies, with little leftover for even basic necessities.


How to get paid directly in Bitcoin and Litecoin: The final frontier of crypto currency and the gig economy.

Nick Rodriguez - Updated: Mar 09th, 2018    Views 58

Bitcoin | Litecoin | Crypto Currencies | Business Consultant | Freelancing

Get paid directly in Bitcoin and Litecoin using crypto consultations and get prepared for the new gig economy.


Post A Job or Gig for Free In the Right Place

Sam - Updated: Mar 04th, 2018    Views 59


Where to post a free job or free gig posting in the gig economy. Connect with freelancers instantly in the right way.


How to actually make money fast

Nick Rodriguez - Jan 28th, 2018    Views 43

budget | money | saving

With the rise of the gig economy, comes the promise of working remotely, being your own boss, or making money easy money in your spare time on the side.There are now various services and schemes such ...


Think like a salesperson for freelance success

Sam - Updated: Sep 21st, 2017    Views 51

Freelancer | B2B Sales | B2C Sales

Think like a salesperson for freelance success The independent labor market is growing, with side hustlers, shared economy offerings, and full time freelancers. There aren’t any shortcuts, or g...


Side Hustle Smart

Admin - Updated: Sep 23rd, 2017    Views 51

side hustle | Freelancing

Have you always been good at turning beads into necklaces but didn’t want to make a career out of it? Are you killer at creating user-friendly yet aesthetically pleasing websites but you go to ...


How to Work Remotely in a Highly-Connected Digital World

Admin - Updated: Sep 17th, 2017    Views 52

remote work | remote | nomad | Independent Contracting | Freelancing

These are the best and most exciting of times. We can all now work remotely in our own little places and spaces and yet feel so very connected to each other. We are only just a text or Wi-Fi away from...


How To Grow Your Blog Audience

Admin - Updated: Sep 23rd, 2017    Views 54

blogging | Freelancing | Article Writing

Blogs are an in thing today. Businesses and creative individuals are using it to reach out to their customers and audience. They are an effective way of relaying messages, giving updates on innovation...


Freelancing advice from a creative professional

Why freelancing?Why not? As many of you are well aware, freelancing gives you the option to be creative and work with various clients. Not only that, it allows you to help build your brand and reperto...


Hear It from the Pros: 10 Tips for New Freelancers

Admin - Updated: Sep 23rd, 2017    Views 50

Freelancing | Independent Contracting

If you're starting out as a freelancer, you might need some advice from those who have years of experience in the craft. Freelancing has a lot of perks - you get to work on your own time, you are your...


Bloggers and Businesses Must Be Focused on Getting the Most Out of Alexa Now

Admin - Updated: Sep 24th, 2017    Views 58

Freelancing | Independent Contracting | web development

What is Alexa and why are bloggers and businesses crazy about it?Alexa, a California-based company founded in 1996 and acquired by Amazon in 1999, is your best friend if you are a blogger or in busine...


How to Build Exciting Partnerships With Other Bloggers

Sam - Updated: Sep 21st, 2017    Views 49

blogging | Freelancing | Article Writing

In this very exciting and exacting digital age, here is a very distinct secret to success in business, whether as a blogger or as a business. Simply, this—that you see each other as associ...


Thrive online - Work from home and freelancing explored

Sam - Updated: Sep 22nd, 2017    Views 111

Freelancing | work from home | Independent Contracting

Market, Opportunities and AdviceEveryone wants more flexibility and freedom, that’s a fact. No one wants to be taken for a ride in partaking in a false opportunity. To better make sense of the ...


A Closer Look at Online Mentoring

Sam - Updated: Sep 23rd, 2017    Views 50

mentor | Mentoring | Freelancing

What we’re covering and what you’ll get from this readA listing of our favorite mentoring apps/websites, getting a better understanding of what e-mentoring is. Advice on getting the most...