Category Archives: freelance

5 Resolutions That Will Catapult Your Career Into The New Year

The Christmas break is an ideal time to sit back and reflect on the year that was and think about all the things you want to achieve in the next year. How was the past 12 months? Did you achieve … Continue reading

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Resume Writing Tip # 3 – Does Your Resume Pass the 10 Second Test?

It’s a well known fact that recruiters and hiring managers spend just 10 seconds (if you’re lucky) briefly scanning each resume to find potential candidates for a position. Not only are they pressed for time, but by about the 20th … Continue reading

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Multiple Job Offers – What Do I Do?

Having more than one job offer may seem like a job seekers dream come true but what if you can’t decide which position to go for? In an ideal world, we look for work when the time is right, our … Continue reading

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The ‘secret sauce’ to making freelancing work for you

If you’re sick of the drone of 9 to 5 and crave flexibility and freedom of choice, then working as a freelancer could be your ticket to your dream job.  More and more people are joining the freelance community every … Continue reading

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5 Books Every Freelancer Should Own

Getting started in freelancing isn’t always easy so we’ve compiled a list of our Top 5 books to get you inspired, motivated and get your business on its feet. But this list isn’t just for the newbies. We’ll also tell … Continue reading

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It’s More ‘Show’ Than Tell: Why Infographic Resumes Are The Future

There’s plenty of advice out there on what you should and shouldn’t write in your resume and what you should and shouldn’t say in a job interview, but what if you’ve done all the right things and you’re still not … Continue reading

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Are you a super-connector or super-taker? How to be ‘real’ on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is the main network that us professional folks use to make contacts with people we think will benefit us. We use LinkedIn to connect with people of influence, we use it to keep up-to-date with what’s happening in our … Continue reading

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