Limiting Beliefs that will Ruin Your Career as Online Freelancers

Online Freelancers
If you’ve read your fair share of articles about how to succeed as an online freelancer, you’d have learned by now that while there are bajillions of successful online freelancers, there are just as many who failed miserably -- maybe even more. Of course, none of us wants to end up becoming the latter. I know I wouldn’t. I hope you feel the same way too. After having helped several online freelancers take their career to the next level, I now have a better idea of what made some of them fail...
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How to Write an Effective Cover Letter that Will Get Your Hired. – Part 3

How to Write an Effective Cover Letter
Note - We’re in our 3rd and final installation of our “How to Write an Effective Cover Letter” series. If you missed reading the previous posts, you can read the first post here, and the second one here. If you’re reading this, then you must’ve enjoyed reading the first 2 posts that I shared about how to write an effective cover letter. Great! I’m glad that you enjoyed reading them. Table of Content Keep 'em short and crisp. Mention someone famous in their industry. Inser...
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How to Write an Effective Cover Letter that Will Get You Hired. – Part 2

An Effective Cover Letter
Note - this is the second installation of our, how to write an effective cover letter series. If you missed reading the first part, you can click this link to read it now. How have you been doing with your job application lately? Have you been getting better results from implementing the tips that I shared on the previous posts?If you did get a response from your prospective clients from having used the tips, then please be sure to share your story in the comments section below. For now, allow ...
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How to Write an Effective Cover Letter that Will Get You Hired. – Part 1

Note - this is a 3-part series on How to Write an Effective Cover Letter. I’ll try to keep the tips as clear and as detailed as it can be, so you won’t have a problem implementing the tips. When you are applying for jobs on freelancing sites like Upwork.com or Freelancer.com, you need to have a carefully crafted and an effective cover letter to increase your chances of getting hired. Sure. What I said may sound like it’s common sense, however, you’ll be amazed at how most freelance...
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Tried And Tested Tips to Get Rid of the Writer’s Block – Part 3

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Note - We are now on the third and last installment of our “Tried And Tested Tips to Get Rid of the Writer’s Block” series. If you haven’t read the previous guides yet, you can read them using these links: Part 1, Part 2. Type of content 8.Use a template 9.Word vomit. 10.The 5 minutes approach. 11.Nag What’s next? Are you still struggling with the writer's block? 8. Use a template I love this technique! This method is so effective since it doesn’t rely on you feeling ...
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The Value of Business Certifications, Get Certified and Get Ahead with Guruface!

The Value of Business Certifications, Get Certified and Get Ahead with Guruface!
To gain a clearer understanding of the ‘value’ of accredited certification, the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) carried out a survey of businesses in 40 different economies. Over 4,000 responses were received from businesses of all sizes operating across a diverse range of industries - worldwide. Over a quarter of respondents were either finance directors, marketing managers or other senior management personnel indicating that the value of certification is recognized across the spectrum...
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Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) Certification with Guruface

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) Certification with Guruface
The Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) designation is a professional certification from International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®), for individuals with extensive business analysis experience.  Anyone looking to validate and quantify their Business Analyst experience may be interested in pursuing the CBAP credential with Guruface.    What does a Business Analyst actually do?  A business analyst's daily job duties can vary greatly, depending on the nature of the current org...
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Tried And Tested Tips to Get Rid of the Writer’s Block – Part 1

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I know. It’s nerve-racking -- writer’s block, that is. With how valuable content has become for businesses and consumers, it has become the perfect time for writers to make a living out of their skill. Of course, the more articles the writers can push out, the more income they earn. You can probably relate to that, huh? While the statement above is certainly true, thinking that being a writer is all daisies and butterflies is a terrible mistake. Writers contend with a very serious chal...
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How to Get More Jobs Online, Without Having to Send Another Application Letter

jobs online
Note: This guide is for those freelancers who already have existing clients. If you are still starting and are looking to land your first job, then this guide might not be ideal for you. Nope. This isn’t one of those articles where you’ll read cookie-cutter-tips like, “submit guest posts”, or “publish articles regularly”. The strategies that I will share with you are actionable, easy to implement, and are effective. If you’re looking for how to earn online through jobs online without having...
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The Value of Project Management Professional Certification

Have you been thinking about getting a Project Management Professional certification?   Most people are surprised to learn of the actual value of a PMP and that’s perhaps best brought into clear understanding when compared to the MBA (Masters Business Administration). Table of Content Time Taken for Project Management Professional Certification Highlights of a PMP Certification Why PMP Certification is considered a critical career asset Project Risk Management (PMI-RMP...
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