Posts tagged ‘Freelancing’

10 Perks and Benefits of Being an Online Freelancer

Published: March 6, 2019 | Freelancing | No Comments

During the 2018 Philippine Impact Sourcing Conference held in Cebu City, it was estimated that there are now 1.5 million online freelancers in the Philippines. By definition, these are individuals in the country who make money online by providing various services and delivering digital content to clients and businesses. They work as researchers, virtual assistants, […]

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List of Freelance Websites to Work From Home and Earn Online

Updated: September 25, 2019 | Freelancing, Income Opps | No Comments

I initially wanted to write about the ultimate list of freelance platforms. But there are hundreds of them where you can work from home and make money online as a freelancer. So instead, I asked my Filipino freelancer friends which websites do they recommend. Particularly, the ones they often use and earn good income from. […]

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FREE Online Seminar: How To Earn as a Freelancer Without Quitting Your Job

Published: January 9, 2019 | Announcements, Freelancing, News and Events | 2 Comments

A lot of people ask me how I became an entrepreneur. Many are surprised when I tell them my story. Particularly, when I mention that I first became a freelancer before going into business. I was still working as an engineer when I began doing freelance software and web development during my free time. After […]

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How Filipino Freelancers Can Grow Their Freelancing Business

Published: October 18, 2018 | Business, Freelancing | 3 Comments

A friend quit her job five years ago and decided to become a freelance social media manager. She approached several restaurants in her city and began handling their Facebook and Instagram accounts. Today, she has her own digital marketing business with eight social media managers working under her wing. My friend is a true success […]

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How to Turn Financial Planning Into a Full-Time Business

Updated: September 6, 2018 | Business, Freelancing | 1 Comment

I’ve been in the financial industry for over a decade now. I started through this blog, by writing personal finance articles. Eventually, it led me to putting up my own financial planning firm, Wealth Arki. One of the reasons why I stayed so long in this industry is because of the sense of purpose and […]

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4 Reasons Why Filing Taxes Can Benefit Your Life (For Freelancers, Licensed Professionals, and Entrepreneurs)

Updated: July 1, 2019 | Business, Freelancing, In Focus | No Comments

One of the most common questions people ask me is if it’s necessary for a starting freelancer or a newbie entrepreneur to file and pay taxes. The answer of course is yes, it is necessary and they should. It may seem common sense, but I understand where the question is coming from because I have […]

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10 Income Sources For Travelers, Earn While On-The-Go

Updated: August 7, 2018 | Freelancing, Guest Posts, Income Opps | No Comments

Whether you’re just thinking about the logistics of travelling fair and wide, on an extended holiday to get a feel for properly travelling, or already fully immersed in the digital nomad lifestyle, at some point you have probably wondered how people make it work. Money-wise, that is. Sure, some people may be born into wealth […]

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FREE Workshop: 5 Ways To Grow Your Freelancing Money

Published: February 12, 2018 | Freelancing, News and Events | 2 Comments

Working as an online freelancer is challenging at the beginning, especially if you came from the corporate world. There’s a period of adjustment in terms of lifestyle and schedule. However, as time goes by, you’ll eventually become comfortable with working at home and dealing with different types of clients. And this is when you’ll crave […]

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FREE Workshop: How to Transition from Solo Freelancer to Solopreneur

Published: November 27, 2017 | Freelancing, News and Events | 5 Comments

When I quit the corporate world, my freelancer earnings became my main source of income. It felt great because the harder I worked, the more money I made. Unlike before when I had a fixed salary as an employee. However, I realized that all my income depended on how much time and effort I could […]

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4 Reasons Why You Should Do Freelancing Even If You Have a Day Job

Updated: October 3, 2019 | Freelancing | 2 Comments

Having a day job creates an illusion of financial security for most people. It’s easy to get stuck inside this comfort zone because money comes at a regular schedule. However, there’s a quote I like that says, “A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” Indeed, when you don’t challenge yourself […]

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Common Scams That Online Freelancers Should Watch Out For and How To Avoid Them

Updated: October 2, 2019 | Freelancing | 2 Comments

Are you new to the online freelancing world? If so, then you should know that not everyone can be trusted online. You can search Google for Freelancer scam, Upwork scam, writer scam, work-from-home scam, and other similar terms, and you’ll find hundreds of articles. Some schemes will be obvious, but others can be quite clever […]

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