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Preserving Endangered Languages Through Freelancing

Language endangerment is a major social problem that most people aren’t even aware of. Language death can have a devastating impact on a community, but with the right efforts, language endangerment can be slowed or even reversed—and freelancers can be part of these efforts. The Background of Language Endangerment Depending on how they’re classified, there …

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The Biggest Advantages Of Being A Freelancer

Having a freelancing career can be incredibly rewarding. I have been working as a freelancer since 2003, with a horrible short split of under 2 years working for an agency. And I never regretted the freelance work. Many are afraid of freelancing and some will even tell you it is not a career option. In …

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7 Things People Don’t Tell You About Working From Home

So you want to work from home. That is definitely great. I have been doing it since 2003 and I cannot believe so much time passed since I wrote my first article for my first client. I will always remember that batch I was hired for: 5 articles about Norwegian fjords. What followed was a …

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How To Balance Life And Business When You Work From Home – 8 Tips That Work

I will tell you, just like anyone that works from home, that the boundaries between your personal life and work will end up feeling nonexistent. You can be as organized as you want to be and it will still be really tough to manage the home and the career. When you have children everything becomes …

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Upwork Lying And Trying To Trick People With Their New Fee System

I rarely write something like this but the truth is that Upwork is now simply mocking freelancers, their clients and so much more, in a foolish attempt to increase their profits at everyone else’s expense. The freelance world is now rocked by the announcement Upwork made about its fees, changing from a flat 10% fee …