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In the world of freelancing, you’ll have many options asking for your time. You’ll have platforms like Fiverr valuing your skill set at a flat $5. You’ll have giants like UpWork showing you opportunities at a high cost. You’ll have clients…

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For months you’ve heard our team hint at a new user interface. A site designed with you in mind. A site with powerful new features like Payday Advance, goCredit, and Cashback. SPOILER ALERT: All of these options put money in your…

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Many people may consider freelancing the “alternative” to the traditional 9-to-5 job, but it can be just as effective as the supplement for the traditional 9-to-5 job. You already work a full-time job, but you need a little extra money…

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Being a freelancer means picking your own hours, picking which gigs you join, and being your own boss. Every freelancer knows, this sounds like an amazing life; but isn’t easy to obtain. The norm is that freelancers work alone and…

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goLance is on the verge of releasing a stunning, powerful, NEW WEBSITE. Our team of developers has been listening to our goLance community and is aiming to tackle as many feature requests as possible. This new U.I. will be a…

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Today we’re excited to share a new Podcast featured on Work From Home Roadmap showcasing the founder of goLance, Michael Brooks. In it, Michael shares valuable knowledge freelancers can leverage today. We do want to point out the audio at…

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So you’re ready to start applying to gigs? Excellent. We wish you all the best and believe 110% you will find success and earn steady revenue on goLance. To help you on your way, we’ve created this article to point…

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Self-reliance and accountability — these are the main traits top goLancers have according to the founder of goLance, Michael Brooks. Today, we’re excited to share an in-depth, must-listen, hour long podcast featuring Michael share the history of goLance, actionable advice…

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Let’s face it: we’d all like to be able to go on a trip whenever we want without having to worry about taking the time off from work. If you’re a freelancer, this type of freedom is a reality for…

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What is your path to success? What steps are you taking to monetize your creativity? How are you taking your freelance career to the next level? Are you just an outsourcer or an Entrepreneur? Today we’re excited to share the Monetizing Your Creativity…

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How do you turn yourself from living life as a struggling Solopreneur to being an Entrepreneur? Once you make that change, what is the secret to finding success as an Entrepreneur? It always feels like there’s one thing after the…

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Can a business build a legacy with freelancers? Can they thrive? Can they stand out in the sea of companies that run the global market? We think so. But like always, don’t take our word, read the interview and see…

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When it comes to freelancing not every move is the “right” move. Some cost you jobs. Some burn bridges…and some open the door to steady work and a long career. But how the heck are you supposed to know which…

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If you’re looking for another “Get rich scheme” this article isn’t for you. This article is for those who are seriously interested in earning steady revenue and living life as a successful freelancer leveraging goLance. I’m going to be 110%…

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Every freelancer out there has a horror story or two to share. Clients that stiff them out of their money. Storms that cut them off from the internet and cost them contracts. Gigs lost from those that underbid projects. The list…

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Art…true art speaks to your soul. True art leaves your mind thinking. True art challenges you to do more. To be more. Today we are excited to share a true artist — Martin Pejkov our Freelancer Of The Week. Martin…

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Want to hear what the founder of goLance has to say about the sickness of the freelancing industry? What about his thoughts on certain marketplaces on the verge of being “MySpaced.”  What about his advice on how to work with…

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There is only one occupation that provides you the freedom to take your computer outside and go cross country if need be — it’s freelancing. The world is your office. But let’s pause everything for a quick second…how many of…

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Before you start any work for a client it might be best to ask yourself what milestones are in place. A contract without a clear structure or a fuzzy scope of work section could leave you always chasing a dangling…

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Living life as a freelancer is rewarding, freeing and if you’re not careful can leave a full-time freelancer BROKE. How does that happen you ask? You see some freelancers work all year, have a strong network of clients, making money…

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For the past two years, CJ Perez has made a living in the Philippines as a Freelancer. Like many freelancers reading this, his life could have gone another route. He was working a stable gig but something changed. Something he…

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The one thread that unites us all is time. It is the one element all humans have in common. No matter how much wealth we accumulate, the land we build on, or love we give, time will never slow down for…

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Actionable. Doable. Beneficial solutions. That’s what we’re about at goLance. Today’s article comes from a place wanting to see each and every freelancer succeed. Today we’re going to talk about 3 ways to be a better freelancer. 3 Ways To…

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If you don’t have goals or even a plan in place how do you know if you’re improving?  How do you know if week one was any better than week three…let alone week seven? You don’t and if you’re judging…

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Today we’re sharing the spotlight on a freelancer from Sri Lanka who is spreading value all over the web. He has been living life as a freelancer for over 6 years. In that time, he has found a way to…

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If it were easy, everyone would be doing it. We both know being a freelancer takes a lot of work. Being successful isn’t without overcoming some obstacles. These are the types of issues freelancers face day to day that if…

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There’s no way around it, making a resume and sending it out to employers is a bit soul-sucking. The language on there is funky. Small questions have huge meanings, ie. do you put the entire date or just the month…

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You want to freelance. You see the value in it, but something is holding you back. To be honest, you have a desk job that has provided you steady income for months — possibly even years. It’s the money. It…

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As a freelancer, you want to develop a core set of skills you can market to prospects. These skills will be what clients remember you by when new gigs arise. There’s nothing wrong with knowing a little bit about everything…

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If you’re a freelancer you know how hard it can be not having the right tools for the job. It’s frustrating, time-consuming and can even cost you business. It happens all the time. As a freelancer, it’s almost expected from…

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Today we’re going to talk about secrets successful freelancers use daily to be…SUCCESSFUL. If you’re just launching your career as an independent freelancer or you have five plus years living the freelancer lifestyle this article will benefit you. We’re going to…

Pavel-Koshelev---Freelancer-of-the-Week

Pavel Koshelev of Russia has been a freelancer for more than a decade. He tried the corporate lifestyle and the 9 to 5 job but realized he wanted something more. A feeling most freelancers know all too well. This feeling…

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Congratulations on landing your freelancer gig! We both know it wasn’t easy to get here. There were ten plus bids on the job, your cover letter took a few rewrites to get it grammar free, but you showed up with…

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Have you ever took on a project that you knew in your core as an independent contractor, no, as a Superstar Freelancer the rate was a little on the low side? It happens to everyone, so it’s okay right? Hmmm,…

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You’ve seen us say this a million times, everything we do is community-based first. We believe this at every stage of our team. So much so, the founder of goLance Michael Brooks is making his way to the Philippines to…

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So you’re about to start applying for jobs and you have a few gigs in mind you want to send a proposal to first. Great! This guide covers how to filter job searches on goLance so you only see gigs…

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Today we’re going to share a list of traits the top goLance profiles share. Leverage this list to fully optimize your profile and increase your chances of landing steady work. A Checklist To Optimize Your Profile 1. Clear Profile Image…