Tag: working effectively

Introducing the official twago app!

Introducing the official twago app!

twago goes mobile with the twago messenger app The new twago messenger app gives employers and freelancers quick access to all the essential project functions on twago – all from the convenience of your smartphone. It’s twago at your fingertips! Manage projects from your pocket and collaborate on the go with the official twago app for iOS and Android. More information about […]

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New Interactive Project Templates

Filed in Tips for contractors, Working with freelancers by on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
New Interactive Project Templates

Find the right freelancers using Interactive Project Templates! Not all of us can be Shakespeare, Hemingway, Pinter or Lessing, who had the muse of inspiration always around. Neither are we all able to write a project description worth a Nobel Prize in Literature. Or maybe we are – but we simply don’t have enough time to […]

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How to Work Better

Filed in twago inside by on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
How to Work Better

“Be Calm” and “Smile” These two last pieces of advice from the iconic How to Work Better mural, currently displayed in NYC, captivate by their simplicity. Whitewash and blue hand- lettered irregular typeface: Simple but meaningful. The first version of the mural from the artists Peter Fischli and David Weiss was displayed on an office […]

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10 Insider Tips for a Successful Project Collaboration

10 Insider Tips for a Successful Project Collaboration

Let the people who work at twago guide your project in the right direction … It takes two to tango! For a successful project clients and freelancers have to work closely together to achieve their goal. So instead of you having to endlessly search the internet for the best answers, we have gathered 10 valuable pieces […]

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How to Be More Productive as a Freelance Designer

Filed in Working as freelancers by on February 4, 2015 2 Comments
How to Be More Productive as a Freelance Designer

Awesome productivity tips to keep procrastination away. One of the benefits of being a freelancer can also be a problem – productivity wise.  Nobody tells you when to get up in the morning or how many hours to work that day. An obstacle that freelance web designers face is to complete the highest number of client requests in the shortest […]

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My Freelance Journey Pt. 3: Working together on twago

My Freelance Journey Pt. 3: Working together on twago

It takes 2 to twago: How freelancers and clients should work together It has been a couple of weeks since I took my first step into freelancing. I moved away from a 9 to 5 job and was hired for independent projects in marketing and photography. So far, I am loving my freelance life! As someone getting started, […]

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Better Work-Life Balance Tips for Freelancers

Filed in Working as freelancers by on November 10, 2014 0 Comments
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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Collaboration Tips Between Designer and Developer

Collaboration Tips Between Designer and Developer

A web developer talks about his experience working with web designers Often, people think that working as a freelancer, especially as a developer, means to work alone, without contact with other professionals – except for that phone call or email we receive once in while. This is not always the truth… Actually, we do work […]

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twago hosts Berlin premiere of We Pop Up

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twago hosts Berlin premiere of We Pop Up

The story of The Pop Up Agency is an inspiration to all young creatives… Last night we had a wonderful time as official Berlin hosts of the #WePopUp premiere – which was shown simultaneously in 29 locations all around the world from Amsterdam to Zagreb. The Pop Up Agency delivered an inspiring, brave, thought-provoking documentary topped with a […]

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Project saved: twago freelancer takes over problem project

Filed in Tips for clients, twago inside by on July 21, 2014 0 Comments
Project saved: twago freelancer takes over problem project

Recently, the project ‘PHP-Programming – fatfree + bootstrap + MySQL’ was posted on twago, with the description; “I wrote out my project description on [another site] and a programmer from the USA offered their services. Originally they said, “everything will be completed in 2 weeks”.. 7 months later, and it was still not finished.” Project […]

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I’m a freelance translator and I like it!

Filed in Working as freelancers by on June 19, 2014 1 Comment
I’m a freelance translator and I like it!

“Translator, that’s a nice job but why don’t you work for the UNO? – Don’t you get bored working at home all alone? – It must be hard to manage everything on your own…” Here are the remarks I get most of the time when I speak about my job. And there I go trying […]

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How to capture people’s attention

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How to capture people’s attention

“There is only one way to get others’ attention, and it needs all your best…the best you can do! In order to improve your skills, our advice is : “Be so good they can’t ignore you!” – Steve Martin Ready to show the world your work? Register as a freelancer on twago

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Turn the Unstable Path of a Freelancer into a Steady Income

Filed in Working as freelancers by on April 3, 2014 0 Comments
Turn the Unstable Path of a Freelancer into a Steady Income

Freelancing is far from a new concept. But freelancing as a means of a sustainable job, if not career, is a concept only believable and viable in our 21st century. So if it’s do-able, how can someone go about doing it? The following guide will examine the tips of the trade that will turn a […]

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