Nowadays the majority of people have a social account or two. According to Statistica, on July 2019 Facebook, with 2,375 million users is the first social media in terms of their active users and Instagram with 1000 million users is the 6th social media in that list. These numbers are constantly growing and in order to be seen and heard, we as a person and as a business(especially as a business) need to be involved in these social networks.
Are you going to start your own business? You will most probably need a website, and for that matter, a web developer if you are not a developer yourself. Now, are you going to hire a full-time web developer? That might not be the best idea because if your business is not around web development itself, what job would you have to offer your developer after your own website’s development is finished?
You might have heard such sentences, “I am working remotely now!” Or “I have been traveling and working on the way!” This is because, even though remote working has been feasible in the past few decades, it has only recently become very popular. And people are taking their jobs with them wherever they travel and go.
Graphic design is a field that is now required by big or small businesses all around the world. You need someone to create a logo for your business, create a brand identity for you and help you in introducing and advertising for your products and services. These are all, at least partially, a job that a graphic designer can help you with. Now that you know about the importance of having a designer, it is a matter of hiring freelance graphic designers or full-time ones. Here, in this article, we are talking about a few reasons why you should hire a freelance designer rather than a full-time one.
Since the rise of digital life and the online world, opportunities arise for us to do things differently, in new ways. We no longer need to go to the supermarket, or the pizzeria, or even the bank. They either deliver the goods and their services to us or whatever we need to do can be done while working remotely on our mobile phones, in a few quick taps.
As technology progresses, skills that are becoming trendy and more in-demand change. In 2019, these in-demand skills have been the following:
As a freelancer, you not only need to have specific skills to perform a job, you also need some soft skills that make the flow of the job easier for you and the other side. These skills will help you in not one job, but in your whole career and even beyond your career, they could help you in other aspects of life as well. So here are the top three skills that we deem essential for your career success as a freelancer.
Are you a manager with a few or a lot of employees directly reporting to you? It is sometimes becoming frustrating to manage them and you don’t know where the problem is, to begin with? There are certain characteristics that transform you from a good manager to a great one and help you in increasing your team productivity; and the good news is, that they could be learned. Here in this post, we are talking about the most important characteristics that will help you achieve that goal.
As its name indicates, freelancing brings freedom to work without the usual employee restrictions. As a freelance worker, you are working at any time and any place for any amount of time with any number of intervals and with any client that you feel like to. In general, there are a number of benefits worth mentioning that we are going to note here.