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How Do YOU Work?

Over at Lifehacker – the best site for interesting things – they have a series of articles that talk about how people work. Not what they do, but how they do it. For some reason, it got me wondering how many of you freelancing readers out there are working your freelancing. Every person is different when it comes to their working style and freelancing is no different, however with freelancing, you can basically work whenever and wherever you want.

Okay, there is that difference.

But if you’re new to freelancing, how should you be working?

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Best Gifts for a Freelancer – Christmas 2014

Ahoy hoy! The countdown is almost over – only three more days until Christmas! And if you’re still trying to find that gift for your freelancer (or yourself), I am here to help! So you’ll remember a few weeks ago I mentioned the great Black Friday deal I got on a Windows 8.1 laptop; though I’m still learning the ins and outs, it’s actually much better than I thought it would be. And with that in mind, here’s your last minute gift ideas!

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Best Gifts for a Freelancer – Cyber Monday 2014

Hey there, kids!

So you remember last year when I started that “best gifts” series for the freelancer in your life? The one that I never finished? Well, just in time for the next holiday, here we go! I have never been a fan of Black Friday, though I’m always down for some Cyber Monday goodness. Black Friday has always held a horrible disposition in my mind – people literally lined up at 10pm, rushing out of Thanksgiving in order to stand in line to be the first to get something that’s on sale, etc.

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Best Gifts for Freelancers – 2013 edition


After two months of being bombarded by advertisers and commercials proclaiming the Christmas season, it’s finally the Christmas season. And so far, things are going well for the end of the year – have a place to stay, have a job, and that job is now going to help me move into a place of my own, which is awesome sauce. 

So with the holiday season amongst us finally, it’s time to start thinking about presents. I love presents and I assume you, dear readers, also enjoy presents and what would make the upcoming holiday season – and thus, the upcoming new year – better than to get items that not only make your life better, but help you on your road to freelancing awesomeness. Read the rest of this entry