Posts under Freelancing

How to Find a Freelance Job to Make Extra Income

Published: October 10, 2016 | Freelancing | 5 Comments

Studies reveal that a typical millionaire has around seven income streams. How many do you have? If you have a job, a savings account, stocks, and mutual fund investments — that’s four sources of income already. One is an active source, while the other three are passive sources. Unfortunately, passive sources of income like paper […]

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Where To Find Employees and Freelancers For Your Business

Updated: November 25, 2014 | Business, Freelancing, General Information | 2 Comments

An excellent product, a strong vision and a purposeful mission are not the only factors that make a profitable business. More often than not, a dynamic and innovative leadership coupled with a team of dedicated and hardworking individuals form the larger reason why a business becomes a huge success. Ask any entrepreneur what the most […]

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7 Compelling Reasons Why You Should Get a Virtual Office

Updated: June 21, 2015 | Business, Freelancing, General Information | 9 Comments

Harold is a friend who works as freelance wedding photographer. He meets clients in coffee shops, and he does this at least twice a week. His clients don’t really mind, but sometimes it gets too noisy and they’d have to transfer. His home office is not that presentable to clients. Additionally, he’s also not too […]

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How to Use The Right Words To Sell Your Freelance Services

Updated: December 27, 2014 | Freelancing, Guest Posts | 7 Comments

Before I became an entrepreneur, I was a freelancer first. In fact, one of the reasons why I had the courage to quit the corporate world was because I was able to grow my income from freelancing to match my regular job’s salary. And I know a lot of freelancers who also did the same […]

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Employees vs Professionals: Which One Pays More Taxes?

Updated: September 24, 2014 | Freelancing, Personal Finance | 20 Comments

I met with an accountant friend yesterday and one of the topics of our conversation was how much taxes employees and professionals pay in the Philippines. I listened intently to his explanation, and below is my best effort to share with you the surprising things I learned. — Meet Mr. Employee. He is a graphic […]

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On Serial Entrepreneurship, Blogging and Freelancing

Published: January 10, 2014 | Freelancing, In Focus | 3 Comments

“Anong negosyo mo?” Believe or not, I find it hard to answer this question. Why? Because my honest reply would be, “Marami.” And if I do that, I fear that I’ll give the impression that I’m arrogant. So what I do now is that I try to answer with the most appropriate business for the […]

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Reader Mail #25: How To Sell Products Online As A Sideline Business

Published: August 19, 2013 | Business, Freelancing, Reader Mail | 5 Comments

It’s time for another Reader Mail and for today, I’m answering a question sent to me recently on how to put up a sideline business selling clothes. The sender wants to particularly learn how to create an online store. Building an eCommerce site can be quite challenging, but I’ve offered below a simple workplan to […]

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8 Types of People Who Are Making A Lot of Money Online

Published: August 10, 2013 | Freelancing, Income Opps | 1 Comment

It’s no secret that you can make money online. But among all the internet freelancers out there, who among them make the most cash? Below is an infographic from 199Jobs that shows the fastest-growing online jobs that are paying really well. If you are skilled in any of these fields, then you might want to […]

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How To Price Your Service as a Freelancer

Updated: February 28, 2017 | Freelancing | 4 Comments

Aside from selling stuff, becoming a freelancer is another great way to earn extra income. But how do you calculate and determine your rates as a freelancer? How do you compute the fair cost of your service for your customers? You certainly don’t want to overcharge, but you also don’t want to sell yourself short. […]

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Quick Guide To Starting A Side Business

Updated: September 24, 2014 | Business, Freelancing | 5 Comments

The secret to financial stability is having multiple sources of income. That’s why starting a business on the side is always a good idea, specially for full-time employees. This post will guide you through the initial process of putting up a side business, and give you insights on the things you need to prepare for […]

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