Just a pebble in the water can cause the sea in motion. Life is full of domino effects as long as you know how to manage it. This domino effect is not only applicable with multiplying happiness or greatness. But for freelancers, this domino effect is also applied to having clients. If you can have one client, it can multiply into two, then into four, then into eight, and so forth. You just have to know how to get it. From Michelle Schroeder-Gardner of Making Sense of Cents, finding your first client is the hardest for freelancing. So as a freelancer, how can you find your very first client?
Freelancing offers a lot of opportunities. However, shifting from having a full time work to freelancing is not that easy. You must consider that competition is tougher. There are more freelancers offering the same services that you have and with experience working online. You need to convince clients and establish good reputation before you can earn. Although this is very hard when you are just starting. I even know someone from our facebook group who was in elance for quite some time but can’t land a single job. What I did was I hired him to do a research for me. Though the job cost only $15, nowhe already had a feedback on his portfolio. Not bad considering months ago he was staring at a blank client history, right?(Learn how you can create a freelancer portfolio even without clients here). Our facebook group is a closely knit community that we try to help newbies. It would be good for you to search for this kind of group too. [Continue reading…]
FREELANCING: WORKING ONLINE FROM HOME Internet jobs from home are what commonly freelancers do, they enjoy freelance work online at the comfort of their home as their workplace. Most of some individuals would like to work as a freelancer, making them ask themselves on how to work at home online? How can I work from […][Continue reading…]
Work online no startup fee, how to be a freelancer? If you are someone who is looking to earn some extra cash without wanting to invest any money then you can get started just by following some simple methods and earn money by being your own boss. Work according to your ease. There is no […][Continue reading…]
We, the online community group from Elance|Odesk Davao, are creating a community service. The beneficiary will be the IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY charity institution, located at Corner Solid St. Brgy. Aquino, Agdao Davao City.[Continue reading…]
Freelancer Hot Spot : Gary Liston Logo, Brand Identity Design, Website Design, Print Design, Packaging Design Bunlo, Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines “Try to learn new skills and keep updated with the latest trends and ideas, the digital world is constantly evolving and you don’t want to be left behind.” – Gary Freelance Portfolio and Social Media Links: […][Continue reading…]