Tag Archives: elance

Time Management Tools for the Busy Freelancer

I can hear my father telling me, “Time is money. Manage your time wisely; do it now!” In this fast paced culture, it is so easy to lose time, and therefore lose money. We need to set up a system … Continue reading

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(UPDATED) Freelance Writers: Links to Sites to Find Freelance Jobs

I’ve been browsing blogs today looking for new ways to find clients. I haven’t checked out all of these yet, but they all come recommended by high performing writers and freelancers. Problogger.com. Not an Elance or Guru type site. This site … Continue reading

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Freelance Writer: Where Did All the Clients Go?

Is it my imagination or has the client pool diminished to a significant degree? I browse through Elance and Guru and the only clients there are the usual “I want you to work your ass off for nothing“. Guru has … Continue reading

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What I Need to Know About Your Writing or Editing Project

I bid on upwards of 100 jobs per week. You – the potential client – can make my end of the job so much easier by ensuring that your project proposal is as accurate as possible. Not only will it … Continue reading

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Working with Buyers on Guru, Elance, & Freelance Sites

Using an online venue to find jobs for your freelancing career is a great route to go. Most of the bigger sites like Elance and Guru have decent jobs and decent fees. You generally are charged a fee for using … Continue reading

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Freelance Writing at Minimum Wage (or less)

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked to write a 75-100 page ebook in less than a week. Usually the fee for such a gargantuan task is anywhere from $50-$250. I do suppose it can be done … Continue reading

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The Freelance Writer’s Toolkit UPDATED FOR 2012

Have a million questions about Freelancing? Want as many answers in one place as possible? You’ve come to the right place!       The Freelance Writer’s Toolkit: The Beginners Guide to Freelance Writing          UPDATED FOR … Continue reading

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Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Elance: http://www.elance.com Bid on jobs at ELANCE. Jobs for writers, graphic designers, and computer geeks are offered here by various companies and individuals. You set up your profile and portfolio and search for jobs in your area, then bid on them. Basic $9.95 … Continue reading

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Trying out Guru…what is your experience? Continue reading

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Christian Freelance Writing Jobs

Some good sites to find Christian writing jobs. Meditations and devotional writing is fairly easy and the pay runs $15 – $25 for a good devotional. Continue reading

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