Tips for twago clients

How To Write an Engaging IT Project Description

How To Write an Engaging IT Project Description

Most entrepreneurs with innovative ideas want to see their projects come to life, so they reach out to IT professionals to make their visions come true. But how do you organise your thoughts and put a clear description on paper to attract freelancers, without confusion and losing time and money? 10 detailed tips to attract the right freelancers for […]

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Most productive project management tools in 2014

Most productive project management tools in 2014

6 essential apps to help manage your project life on twago! One in five people currently work remotely, and a study from the Telework Research Network shows that number is likely to increase by 63% within the next five years. With remote work gaining in popularity and project teams becoming increasingly distributed, it’s more important than […]

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Tips for twago contractors

My Freelance Journey: Taking the First Step

My Freelance Journey: Taking the First Step

Meet Valeska and follow her freelance journey on twago… Oh, freelancing! Being professionally independent has been a dream of mine for years. And it is very recently that I took the first step into becoming a freelancer. It all started right after college when I was hired by a big corporation as an IT consultant. Gosh was […]

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How to determine your rates as a freelance copywriter

How to determine your rates as a freelance copywriter

What hourly rate should I charge? This is the question every entrepreneur fears, mostly freelancers: how to determine my rates and what is my work worth. Be careful to not set your rates too high because it may scare potential clients off, but also not too low to not be profitable. I went through this crucial […]

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7 Magnificent Content Optimization Tips

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7 Magnificent Content Optimization Tips

Now is the time to optimize your content for 2015! New to optimizing content? If so, it’s certainly not a disadvantage being new to the game. In fact, it is a competitive advantage. At least, you haven’t witnessed the witchcraft that used to rule the web. This new digital era can be a very good start for […]

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3 Top Tips to Make You a Great Content Writer

3 Top Tips to Make You a Great Content Writer

  There is a lot of confusion over the skills involved in content writing. We can all read and write, so, in theory, can’t anyone be a content writer? The answer to that is no, whatever anybody tells you. It’s not an easy argument to make, however, as the difference between working as a freelance […]

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My Freelance Journey Pt. 2: Picking a Price Tag for Your First Job

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My Freelance Journey Pt. 2: Picking a Price Tag for Your First Job

Facing the pricing dilemma and how I overcame it. Last time I wrote about my first step into freelancing. The big jump I made from being employed and receiving a fixed paycheck to working completely on my own without having a concrete idea how I would make a living from it. The first thing I did, […]

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twagoquotes: Ideas Are Like Balloons

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twagoquotes: Ideas Are Like Balloons

Everyone has brilliant ideas now and then, we call it the “light bulb moment”.  But when an idea only lives in your head, it will eventually dissolve and disappear and the light bulb will no longer burn bright. This is why most great ideas never got off the ground. What’s stopping you from bringing your idea to life? You need specific skills? […]

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Freelancers, Skill Up: For Yourself and Your Clients!

Filed in Working as freelancers by on November 11, 2014 0 Comments
Freelancers, Skill Up: For Yourself and Your Clients!

Skills pay bills, but adding to your freelance repertoire is Priceless. When we start as independent workers, one thing zaps all our energy (and it’s quite normal): finding our clients. They are essential for our business, for us to get paid and feel useful! Nevertheless, just like employees need to train themselves, the entrepreneurs must not […]

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Better Work-Life Balance Tips for Freelancers

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Better Work-Life Balance Tips for Freelancers

Even freelancers need to take care of their work-life balance More and more people are deciding to go freelance these days. The advantages are crystal clear: As a freelancer you are your own boss and that means more flexibility. Freelancers can choose their working hours, workload and where they want to work. Of course, there are […]

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Brand Storytelling: Shout It from the Rooftops!

Filed in Working with freelancers by on November 6, 2014 1 Comment
Brand Storytelling: Shout It from the Rooftops!

Create a brand that relates – using the power of story. Every story has a beginning, a middle and an end. Good storytellers know how to capture fine details and weave them together in a way that draws the reader in. A strong plot, characters we care about and events we can relate to are the […]

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