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7 things that helped me boost my freelance career

I opened a freelance account many years ago. I didn’t know anything about freelancing. I was thinking that immediately after registering as a freelancer, I will start getting offers and make money. I had never been so wrong in my life. The first few years I didn’t get a single job.

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What is like to be a traveling teacher?

Teach and travel is a great way to explore new countries and make money at the same time. It is a chance to become fully immersed in the culture of the target country and to feel what it is like to actually live there, rather than just visiting as a tourist.

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6 tips to avoid the job search depression

Finding a new job can be a long and stressful process, especially for the unemployed. Usually, the recruitment process for a single position lasts between 2 and 4 weeks. The frustration is huge when after 2 weeks of waiting for a response, the recruiter calls with bad news and kills all hopes and positive attitude.

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What is like to be a self-employed handmade items creator? 

Handmade gifts are everywhere and are really popular. Having clumsy hands, I’ve never been able to comprehend how such beautiful gifts were made, how long it takes to make one and if it is possible to make a decent living only from selling handmade stuff.  

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Live and work in Bulgaria

Workiton met with one of the foreigners who lives and works in Sofia, Bulgaria. We wanted to find out what made him leave the more developed Western Europe and move to Bulgaria.

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Technology in the Workplace

Has technology changed or influenced the way you work? I am sure it has, in one way or another, the future is now and it is taking over.

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Business networking

We have seen the word a million times in articles, magazines, blogs, even Facebook, but it is very likely we do not have the slightest idea of what “Networking” actually means. We might relate it directly to Facebook and we definitely know it is an important tool when it comes to doing business.

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Working from Home: Heaven or Hell?

We can see these “work from home” job offers increasing every single day on the different job boards and people are really starting to get into this new groove because, let’s face it, staying at home has to be better than going to the office every day. However, this is not true for everyone. Working from home has its pros and cons, but, in the end, it depends on each person.

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Job interview test – what questions to expect?

It is a common practice the candidate to take a logical test, a personality test, a language test or any other position-specific test. Here you can find some example questions to give you an idea what to expect when you have to take a job interview test.