Charlie Aquino

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10 Free Online Courses That Every Professional Should Check Out

Sure, you got a great education from top schools, and you've been working for awhile now. But as you get deeper and deeper into your career, it can become easy to stop pushing yourself to acquire new skills or retain what you've already learned.<p>The Khan Academy, an online learning nonprofit backed …

An Experienced Freelancer's Guide to Finding Clients

When you decide to pursue freelance work, you might not have a clue how to actually find clients. But if you start with research and ask businesses …

5 Ways To Make Sure That People Remember You

Being memorable is essential for every entrepreneur — after all, people won't fund you or buy from you if they don't even remember you exist.<p>Here are five ways to ensure you're making a strong and lasting impression.<p>When I interviewed the eminent psychologist Robert Cialdini for my book …

How to Set Up an Illness-Proof Solo Practice - Danielle Keister

<b>When you run a solo practice, illness can have a direct impact on your clients and finances</b>. That is, it will <i>if</i> you don’t set your business up with …

53 Freelancing Mistakes That Are Costing You Clients, Cash, and Credibility - Copyblogger

I don’t know about you, but when I started freelancing as a writer, I made a ton of mistakes.<p>And by “a ton,” I mean everything I did was pretty much …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, as evidenced by the …

Time Management

50 Essential Resources for Online Freelancers & Entrepreneurs

Ah, the life of self-employment.<p>It is certainly a rewarding one, but remember, <i>it’s a jungle out there</i>.<p>Here at Bidsketch, we feel your pain: the …

Small Business

What Freelancers Really Want to Know–a Freelancing Cheat Sheet

Many freelancers have unanswered questions about freelancing. Sometimes they don’t know where to turn for answers. Other times, they may not know how …

Employment

Cinematics - Timeline of Classic Films

Cinematics is a timeline of classic films and characters illustrated by Pier Paolo, it's a experimental project that he did and his spare time. The …

How to hire telecommuters: 7 must-ask questions

For employees, it's easy to enumerate the advantages of working remotely, such as flexibility, work/life balance, and avoiding an hour-long commute …

Employment

The Ultimate Guide To Hiring And Managing Remote Workers | JUST™ Creative

The Benefits<p>It’s easy to see why remote working is so popular as it provides huge benefits for both of the parties involved. As a remote …

How To Keep Remote Workers From Screwing Up

In just a few years, the challenge of managing a team of remote workers might be the norm for many companies. The number of work-from-home employees has been rapidly increasing in the U.S., with their ranks swelling 79.7% between 2005 and 2012, according to the latest data from Global Workplace …

Remote Working

4 Things You Need to Know About Managing a Remote Team | Inc.com

The best perk of working remotely just might be the peace of mind it brings. The ability to skip the stressful morning commute, roll out of bed, and jump onto the computer can make you feel infinitely more productive.<p>"I work all the time--remotely. But I don't feel like a workaholic and I'm not …

Project Management