5 Perks of Freelancing


. If you’ve always worked in an office, you might be unaware of the perks of freelancing. Whilst 9-5 jobs give you routine and stability, freelancing is much more flexible. So, what are the perks of freelancing? When you’re a freelancer, you don’t have to!

The Five Habits of Effective Freelancers


In defining freelancers, one of the first images that comes to mind is someone pursuing a career in their most casual outfits, namely their pajamas. Yes, believe it or not even free spirits, freelancers, have goals.

Job Loss – Make it Your Job to Budget Properly

Career Alley

In other words, when it comes to transportation, carpooling is budget lifesaver. In the world of public transportation, city buses are definitely the most affordable option. About the Author: Adam Groff is a freelance writer and creator of content.

2013 170

5 Must-Know Tax Deductions if You’re Self-Employed

Ms. Career Girl

But whether you run your own business, live off contract work, or freelance for income, tax season can be very stressful if you’re unprepared. “It’s The cost of attending educational seminars and classes can add up for freelancers trying to keep ahead of the competition.

2016 169

Fun Careers That Don’t Require A 4 Year Degree

Career Alley

Graphic designers can develop their portfolios outside of the college setting quite easily through apprenticeships or freelance work. Home care may sometimes include housecleaning, transportation, cooking, laundry, or just being a friend. Byline: Savannah Coulsen is a freelance writer. Some of the most successful people in the world have never set foot inside of a college classroom.

2014 175

Survey Finds Digital Talent In Greatest Demand

Resume Bear

Freelancers Don’t Want to Return to Full-time Jobs. The survey found that the longer one works as a freelancer, the less likely they become to accept traditional employment with a single company. The Freelance lifestyle is becoming more appealing.

Talent 239

The Benefits of Working from Home

Ms. Career Girl

By working in their own space, an employee or freelancer can feel comfortable, unstressed by an office environment and commute, and can work at their own pace. Companies are more likely to hire occasional freelancers to help on big projects rather than hiring employees who can work remotely.

Keeping Taxes in Check: Write-Offs for Your Small Business

Ms. Career Girl

If you don’t have a car, then you can also factor in public transport expenses. You’ll find the same thing happens with technology and transportation. Many companies make use of freelancers and use this deduction for them. Tax season is almost upon us.

2017 153

How To Start Your Own Business Relocation Company?

Career Alley

These moves are also made in search of better availability of raw materials, machinery, less expensive labor and transportation facilities. Author Bio : Gaurav Tandon works as freelance editor and writer for popular online business magazine.

2012 164

6 Hot Jobs for Pilots Outside of the Standard Airlines

Career Alley

You would be responsible for safely transporting their cargo from your location to anywhere it needs to go. Author Bio: Kandace Heller is a freelance writer in Orlando, Florida. Being a pilot sounds like a glamorous job, but at first glance it may also seem limiting.

Driving Too Far to Satisfy Your Career?

Career Alley

Things to consider are your method of transportation (car or public), whether or not you’ll be in traffic, what time you’ll need to leave for work and what time you’ll get home. How much will you be spending on gas or public transportation?

2013 170

Is a Career in Law Enforcement Right for You?

Career Alley

Matthew is a freelance writer with extensive experience in career placement. How To Land A Career As An Auto Transporter. One of the most thriving areas of employment today is law enforcement because crime rates in all categories are on the rise.

2012 190

Attention Millennials – Fix Your Financial Situation with Little Effort       

Ms. Career Girl

Public transportation has improved a lot. Whether you work as an entrepreneur or as a freelancer, ask for cash payments. Nelma Lumme is freelance blogger from Chicago, IL. You may be under-employed; you may be unemployed.

2017 141

Still Career Hunting? Look Into These Lucrative Part-Time Jobs!

Corn on the Job

Getting into professional transport used to be something that was difficult to do on a more casual, flexible, or freelance basis. A lot of people are making pretty good money for a few hours of their time transporting people. Flickr.

2017 65

How to Sell Your Working Abroad Experience in a Job Interview

Career Alley

An obstacle could be applying for your New Zealand Visa or when your bus or train was cancelled and you had to find alternate transportation on short notice to get to your job on time. “ There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign. ” – Robert Louis Stevenson.

2012 185

Five Things I’ve Learned in The Big City

Ms. Career Girl

Being in your 20s in a big city is exciting and fun and every day, some character on public transportation will likely make you smile. Five things I’ve learned in the big city? I know what you’re thinking, this list should be more like 100.

2012 217

15 Tips for Cutting Expenses While Job Hunting - Jobacle.com BLOG.


Tip #8: Lower Your Transportation Costs Avoid using your car for most trips -- ride a bike, walk or use public transportation instead.

2011 236

Personal Business Cards for Personal Branding

Ms. Career Girl

Like a true flâneur she enjoys getting lost in big cities and prefers public transportation to driving. Separately, I’ve been doing communications and marketing work on the side (for free, or bartered) to work towards a goal of freelancing. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

2010 267

DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th

Telecommuting Journal

Encouraging telework not only reduces strain on our transportation infrastructure, but it also supports work/life balance – an issue that is important to President-elect Obama,” said Cindy Auten, general manager, Telework Exchange. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th January 7, 2009 · 1 comment The Telework Exchange released a press release yesterday urging all D.C.

DC 100

Your Parents’ Career Path Vs. Yours: How Things Have Changed

Career Realism

The other is the advances in air transportation that have taken place. Advances in air transportation have made travel to other parts of the world significantly cheaper since your parents started out in their careers.

2013 83

Top Careers of the Future

Resume Bear

35,720 Work experience in a related occupation Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 31 80.8

2010 254

Federal Employees: How To Handle A Furlough

Career Realism

A 20 percent decrease in pay could mean that you’ll need to really watch your spending on those non-essential items and instead focus on essential housing, food, and transportation costs. Perhaps your skills allow you to pursue some freelance or consulting work on a temporary basis.

5 Business Buzzwords to Leave Behind in 2016


Uber is a ridesharing facilitator, not a transportation service. The gig economy is supposed to be the partner of the sharing economy – workers respond to the parcelling off of full time work and the movement of employees to contractors by embracing freelancing full-time.

2016 111

our holiday party excludes people with mobility issues, turning down training requests, and more

Ask A Manager

In the past year, we have had two major off-site work events that I could not attend because they forgot to check if the venue and/or arranged transportation was accessible. Starting in the new year, could we make a point of ensuring that venues and transportation will be accessible?” I’m hoping there can be some official change made to whatever procedures are used for booking venues and transportation to ensure it doesn’t fall off the radar in the future.”.

2018 66

should employers pay if employees need an extra airplane seat, I got sent to a conference where I didn’t belong, and more

Ask A Manager

But it’s not reasonable to expect people to pay for their own business travel, which is what your director would be doing if she refuses to pay the costs of transporting these employees. Listing 19 different freelance jobs on a resume. I’m a couple years out of college and since then, I’ve been working as a freelancer in technical theater. My current resume is very much geared towards this freelance theater work and I know it won’t translate well elsewhere.

2019 63

Warning: Your Major is Not a Floatation Device

Ms. Career Girl

I started looking into what he does, and soon enough, I was working in the City of Raleigh transportation office despite the fact that I went to UNC, which has zero point zero zero engineering classes. The day after I graduated I started my own business as a freelance editor and journalist.

2010 267

employee’s boyfriend keeps making her late for work, seriously ill employee who’s making mistakes, and more

Ask A Manager

It turned out she’d recently moved in with her boyfriend, she drives him into work as there is no public transport where they moved to, and “he’s bad at getting up in the morning.”. How do I determine my rate for freelance work for my current employer after I leave? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employee’s boyfriend keeps making her late for work. I manage an employee, who does good work. She is dating a colleague in another division.

2019 63

Think Your Job is Telecommuting Friendly?

Telecommuting Journal

How much does gas have to cost before folks are FORCED to make a change of some sort – like public transportation, telecommuting, four-day work weeks, finding work closer to home, etc. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Think Your Job is Telecommuting Friendly?

2008 100

4-Day Weeks

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal 4-Day Weeks June 9, 2008 · 4 comments I actually have 7 day work weeks, but it doesn’t matter how many times I sit down at my desk to work in any given day or week – it doesn’t cost me any gas money to get here. Nor does it require firing up the office cubicle of course.

2008 100

Considering "Job Clubs".

Job Stalker

One of my greatest personal challenges in finding employment (either freelance or long-term) is staying accountable, and having a small support group people who actively encourage me to remain diligent. We've got another entry from "co-Job Stalker" Gordon Dymowski today.

2011 85

Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011


Engineering Jobs – 20,149 people like this – Engineering and Technical Jobs from around the world in the Oil and Gas, Engineering, Construction, E&P, Industrial, Manufacturing, Transportation, Automotive and Aerospace Industries. You can look or search any part time, full time or even freelance jobs. Do you Like any of these pages already? How to use this list.

2011 87

my boss keeps trying to use my car, coworker says I need a makeover, and more

Ask A Manager

When I interviewed for a position, I was told that I would be given a car and lodging while working, since I was relocating for a short while (I’m freelance). In writing, my boss said I would have “transportation” provided. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss, who I live with, keeps trying to use my company car.

2018 59

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob


Updates via RSS Follow on Twitter Like JobMob? 50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.&# Here are the best replies from among the hundreds, with the top 10 at the end.

2009 87

an office prank ended in injury, boss won’t stop talking about my pregnancy plans, and more

Ask A Manager

I work in an industry that’s largely freelance, and there’s a massive component of networking and word-of-mouth. Several times now, I’ve had interviews that require me to make transportation arrangements, set aside at least a whole day, and budget out some travel costs. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. An office prank ended in injury. I would like your opinion on this workplace prank gone bad.

2017 57

I have to work with someone who sexually harassed my friend, I’m bad at responding to positive feedback, and more

Ask A Manager

Could I ask to be paid as a freelancer after my two week notice is up? our employee runs an adult website on the side, manager is pushing me to use public transportation, and more I gave a good reference for my moody assistant — is it now biting me in the ass? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I have to work with someone who sexually harassed my friend.

2016 46

my intern was promoted above me, turning down relocation help, and more

Ask A Manager

Now I have moved to Chicago, where there are more opportunities and transportation. I haven’t done too much freelance work either. It’s seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go…. My intern was promoted above me. I have been in my current position for two years but have been with the company for three years total. An employee who has been my intern for the past year has been promoted to a position that is above my current position.

2013 64