Remote Career Advice

  • 5 Signs You’re a Work Martyr (and How to Break Free)

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    People are often quick to sing the praises of freelancing. Many freelancers enjoy having control over their workloads and getting to choose what they work on and when they work on it.  But all this freedom can also feel like a curse if you don’t know how to manage it. You might lose sight of […]

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  • 8 Best Continuing Education Programs to Jumpstart Your Remote Career

    Enrolling in continuing education programs used to mean late nights in a poorly-lit classroom after a long workday. Luckily, that’s no longer the case. Just as we’ve seen a rise in remote work, we’ve also seen remote online courses revolutionizing the world of continuing education. Thanks to these flexible options, it’s easier than ever to […]

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  • 10 Foolproof Ways to Earn Money Online

    Now that we’re all connected to the world wide web, it’s easier than ever to earn money online. Whether you want a full-time job or freelance project, you can find legitimate opportunities right from your computer. Providing customer support, running your own blog, or testing new websites are all great options. Or you could sell […]

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  • How to Find Freelance Clients (Without Losing Your Mind)

    One of the hardest and scariest parts of freelancing is finding clients. Along with all the work you’re doing, you’ll have to dedicate a good chunk of time toward finding new clients and work opportunities, especially when you’re first starting out. Even a seasoned pro can go through dry spells. To maintain your success (and […]

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  • 5 LinkedIn Profile Tips for Savvy Remote Job Seekers

    LinkedIn has over 500 million members, with up to 40% logging into their accounts daily. It’s one of the most important platforms for establishing your professional presence and growing your network online. And since a whopping 85% of jobs are filled via networking, it’s crucial to optimize your LinkedIn profile when you’re hunting for a job. With […]

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  • How to Make an Outstanding Video Job Application

    If you’re looking for creative job application ideas, here’s one — make a self-introduction video for the job. Even just a 60-second video for a job application can help you stand out from the competition and connect with a hiring manager. In fact, some companies like video CV apps so much that they require one during the […]

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  • How Social Media Can Help (or Harm) Your Job Search

    Is social media helping or harming your job search? That all depends on your online presence. On one hand, an optimized LinkedIn profile or professional website can boost your chances of landing a job. But a Facebook feed with one too many sloppy photos from your senior year spring break trip could hurt your chances. […]

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