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The Upside To Starting A Freelance Business In The COVID-19 Pandemic

With COVID-19 shredding whole sectors of Britain’s economy, certainty and predictability have gone out the window. If you find yourself being either furloughed or sent to work from home, now is the time to seriously explore Freelancing as a viable option. Business confidence is collapsing and unemployment and chronic underemployment are on the rise. Employers […]

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What to Do While You Wait for Your Small Business Disaster Loan

Processing Your Small Business Disaster Loan “All we can do is wait and see.” This is how most people are responding to COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s what most people are thinking: “We will wait and see how COVID-19 affects our family and community members. We will wait to see if our hospitals will be inundated with […]

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9 things you should do to step up from a freelancer to an agency

Most freelancers would not like to end their careers as a freelancer. A natural transition generally observed is going from a freelancer to an agency. Freelancing comes with a lot of freedom. Freedom about working on your own terms, choosing your schedule, your office, etc. A freelancer is largely on his or her own. However, […]

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Hiring Your First Remote Employee? Follow These 16 Tips

Hiring Your First Remote Employee? Follow These 16 Tips

Working remotely has become the new standard in the COVID-19 era. Companies that followed a traditional in-office model have had to adjust to how they presently work, and soon will have to learn how to hire remotely. Young Entrepreneur Council members offer their advice for bringing on remote employees. 1. Try Freelance Contracting First I […]

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Make extra cash online during quarantine

Make extra cash online during quarantine

The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant disruptions in many people’s employment and financial goals. Unemployment rates are at an all-time high with over 20 million Americans applying for unemployment benefits in the last month alone. Whether you find yourself suddenly jobless because of economic impacts of the virus or simply want to take advantage […]

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Online writing jobs in Kenya: 10 best freelance sites for writers

Online writing jobs in Kenya: 10 best freelance sites for writers

With the high rates of unemployment in the country, online writing jobs in Kenya provide freelancers with the opportunities to be self-employed. It is a field filled by people of all ages, hobbies, and even professions. Thanks to the high internet penetration in the country, you can write online from almost everywhere in the country […]

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SPONSORED: A Guide to Accounting Basics for Freelancers

SPONSORED: A Guide to Accounting Basics for Freelancers

Freelancers have more to consider when it comes to accounting than the average employee. Here’s how to keep your business and personal expenses separate as a freelancer. For many people with full-time jobs, filing taxes requires little more than submitting W-2s, since full-time employers deduct taxes from paychecks. Freelancers, on the other hand, have no […]

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