Elizabeth

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ALISON— A Trove of 750 Free Online Job Training Courses

How many of us have taken an online course to learn a new language? My guess is, a lot. How many have used the web to find a recipe? Even more. But …

How to Write LinkedIn Posts that People Will Like (and Share)

Want to write LinkedIn posts that people actually read--and share? This is what one LinkedIn Influencer suggests you do.<p>The folks at content marketing firm Contently in New York City believe in the power of storytelling so much, they've adopted a Hopi Indian proverb that reflects their mission to …

Writing

7 habits of established PR pros

What does it take to be a great public relations professional?<p>Consider something Aristotle said:<p>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is …

reported.ly

Reported.ly - Global news your way<p>Thanks for clicking in to Reported.ly, the immersive, real-time news experiment that was sponsored by First Look …

5 Hacks for Writing Better Sales Proposals

Sales is the difference between a mediocre and stellar business.<p>Sales, in comparison to any other business activity, is the number one revenue generating activity you can have.<p>For many businesses, a strongly written sales proposal can result in a long-term business arrangement and can even be the …

Hacking

We Spoke to the ‘Angry Chef’ Taking on Wellness Bloggers

The chef behind Angry Chef, the hit Twitter account aiming to expose the “lies, pretensions, and stupidity in the world of food” tells us why people should eat ready meals without shame.<p>As our news feeds become saturated with kale-inhaling wellness bloggers and the pitfalls of the "clean eating" …

The Best Freelancers Use 4 Strategies To Protect Themselves

Anytime a strategic freelancer starts working on a project for one of their clients, they expose themselves to the possibility that an issue will arise during the course of, or at the end of, an engagement. Even the best of the best can find themselves in sticky situations, often not of their own …

8 Amazing Freelancing Job Offering Websites Of 2016

As students, researchers or homemakers, often we do not have that many hours to devote to a full-time job. But there is always a creative being in …

How I deleted my portfolio and made $30k in 6 weeks as a noob freelancer

It starts early on.<p>Before you know it, you’re spending countless hours working on your portfolio. Tweaking it, making sure it’s <i>just</i> right. It feels …

UX Design

I became a freelance writer two and half years ago. Here’s what I totally underestimated

1. Even though you’re hanging out in your pajamas and working “on your own terms”, writing alone on your computer all day can be equally difficult.<p>As …

Getting Ahead in Freelancing: Learn to Predict the Future

How do you stand out while growing your business? HireOwl’s John Lidington shares some advice on getting ahead freelancing. The post Getting Ahead in …

Freelancer Success Factors: The KPIs You Need to Track

Whether you gain experience while still in college, or set out on a post-graduate freelance career, it’s important to know the freelancer success …

Yarn, A Fascinating Documentary That Profiles the Colorful Lives of Popular Yarn-Bombers

<i>Yarn</i> is a documentary that profiles the very colorful lives of different yarn-bombers who have become well known for their art. Filmmaker Una …

Knitting

Creative Ways to Use Your Slow Cooker

Cook an Entire Spaghetti Squash<p>Your slow cooker is good for more than just soups and stews! Here are five slow-cooker hacks that will change the way …

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

How a War-Weary Vet Created ‘The Twilight Zone’

No television show exerted more influence on the state of American science fiction than The Twilight Zone, the little morality plays of a former Army …

Iconic Party Photos From the Past

From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties.<p>From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties of all time. Hosted by Truman Capote, Halston and Diana Vreeland, with star attendees …