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3 Ways to Think Outside the Box

Coming up with creative ideas are important to break a monotonous everyday living whether at work or at home. In most businesses, new innovations, plans and techniques are imperative to be able to compete among others. These tasks are obviously mind boggling and time consuming no wonder the first suggested step is to think outside the box. Continue reading

Fully Customize Your Reports with User Defined Fields

It is normal for most of us to aim for detailed, organized and accurate reports especially if it is about business. Elance had made the task of getting things tidy and up to date reports for their clients through the use of User Defined Fields. The thought of working with more than one contractor could be mind boggling on the part of their client particularly in the monitoring field. Of course, starting up a project does not only start with job posting and hiring that eventually ends with payments. It is a continuous process that needs to be supervised from time to time so big thanks to UDF. Continue reading

The Difference between Average Copywriters and Spectacular Copywriters

I have been into blogging and article writing for a few years now and yet I still consider myself as a newbie when it comes to writing. I read swarm of articles on the web most of the time and I often find myself amazed at all those written masterpiece. Indeed, I get inspirations from well-known writers and bloggers but for all we know, the success of an outstanding article often depends on how it was edited by copywriters. Continue reading

Hourly Jobs vs. Fixed Price Jobs

Since I started working from home, I have been asked several times on how I charge my clients for the online tasks I did for them. And since I wanted to encourage some of my close friends and relatives to try their luck as online worker like me, I would patiently explain to them the basics of working online and it would usually starts from the question: How do I charge my client? Continue reading

Virtual Assistants Pros and Cons

You probably have seen online advertisements about Virtual Assistants whether it is about VA hiring advertisements or training and seminars for VA’s. Curios of what a VA is? Well, Virtual Assistants are the modern personal assistants of people who are busy with their companies, businesses and even personal agendas. They do the same tasks as PA’s like organizing files, scheduling appointments, typing and documenting, email handling and the lists could go on. The only difference is that a Virtual Assistant works remotely from his/her employer and their means of communication could be through the Internet, phone calls or fax.

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