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Job search update 8/20

So lets get some numbers going

I have emailed 20 friends asking for help.

Sent out about 120 applications on indeed.com

Applied to 20 different listings on Mandy.com… 152 more words


Best ways to earn money online in 2019

Tired of your regular 9 to 5 job? Want a passive source of income alongside your regular salary? Want to make some extra cash whilst in college? 1,321 more words


A Day in The Life of A Freelancer

It was 2014 when I joined the big, bright digital space. In the last couple of years, I’ve had my share of exciting highlights, isolating moments, sometimes glamorous but more of the dowdy look as a freelancer. 210 more words

Many Freelance Software Developers Eschew Coworking Spaces?

Tallie Gabriel reports this month that a large fraction of freelance workers are “software developers” [1].  She is referring to a survey by Squarespace indicates that 29% of freelancers develop software, and this fraction may grow [2]. 1,191 more words


Why you should network with peers and competitors

Some people believe that you should not network with other people in the same profession. For example, if you are a bookkeeper or a plumber, then you shouldn’t network with other bookkeepers or plumbers, respectively, because they are the competition. 262 more words


Getting My Feet Wet with Freelancing

I have this romantic idea of a typical workday when I’m a fulltime freelancer/ digital nomad. I wake up early and have a cup of coffee with a nice big breakfast (something I never get to do at the moment), and I relax for an hour or two while I prepare myself for the day. 442 more words

The dead Janitors club book review

Haven’t read finished a book for pleasure in a long time.  But this one was really good.  Relates to me and probably a lot of struggling freelancers out there and thought I should review this. 235 more words