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8 Types of clients to avoid on Upwork, and in real life

By admin  /  November 19, 2019
8 Types of clients to avoid on Upwork, and in real life, recognizing the red flags By Morgan Overholt I...
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6 reasons you aren’t getting hired – a real life case study. (you WON’T BELIEVE what 99% of applicants failed to do)

By admin  /  November 13, 2019
6 reasons you aren’t getting hired - a real life case study. (you WON’T BELIEVE what 99% of applicants failed...
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You’re paying too much for WeWork – here’s a better idea. (A comparison of Miami’s top co-working/private office spaces.)

By admin  /  October 1, 2019
You're paying too much for WeWork - here's a better idea. (A comparison of Miami's top co-working/private office spaces.) By...
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A response to the naysayers; Hitting the $200k mark on Upwork

By admin  /  September 26, 2019
A response to the naysayers; Hitting the $200k mark on Upwork By Morgan Overholt Three very interesting things happened to...
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8 Types of clients to avoid on Upwork, and in real life

By admin  /  November 19, 2019
8 Types of clients to avoid on Upwork, and in real life, recognizing the red flags By Morgan Overholt I had to do something I absolutely hate doing this week - I broke up with a client. It doesn’t happen...
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6 reasons you aren’t getting hired – a real life case study. (you WON’T BELIEVE what 99% of applicants failed to do)

By admin  /  November 13, 2019
6 reasons you aren’t getting hired - a real life case study. (you WON’T BELIEVE what 99% of applicants failed to do) By Morgan Overholt Last month, Morgan Media LLC found ourselves in need of a little extra help around...
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You’re paying too much for WeWork – here’s a better idea. (A comparison of Miami’s top co-working/private office spaces.)

By admin  /  October 1, 2019
You're paying too much for WeWork - here's a better idea. (A comparison of Miami's top co-working/private office spaces.) By Morgan Overholt Early in my career, I knew I wanted my name on the corner office one day. And sometimes...
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A response to the naysayers; Hitting the $200k mark on Upwork

By admin  /  September 26, 2019
A response to the naysayers; Hitting the $200k mark on Upwork By Morgan Overholt Three very interesting things happened to me last month: I hit the $200k milestone as a freelancer on Upwork. My freelancing success story was published in...
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How I make $200k/year freelancing, my 10 tips for Upwork success

By admin  /  August 14, 2019
How I make $200k/year freelancing, my 10 tips for Upwork success By Morgan Overholt If you happened to read one of my Business Insider Prime articles about how I quit my “normal” job two and a half years ago and...
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Business Insider Prime: I’m 34 and make $200,000 a year as a freelancer. This is exactly how I spend my money to both scale my business and still enjoy my Miami life.

By admin  /  August 14, 2019
Business Insider Prime: I'm 34 and make $200,000 a year as a freelancer. This is exactly how I spend my money to both scale my business and still enjoy my Miami life. By: Morgan Overholt Partial Repost from Business Insider...
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How to write the perfect Upwork proposal, score your first job with these 11 tips (with examples!)

By admin  /  August 14, 2019
How to write the perfect Upwork proposal, score your first job with these 11 tips (with examples!) By Morgan Overholt Part of being a successful freelancer is learning how to become a good salesperson. Presenting yourself as a knowledgeable professional...
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Business Insider Prime: Freelancer who quit her job and now makes $200k a year debunks 3 of the biggest myths about being your own boss

By admin  /  July 18, 2019
Business Insider Prime: Freelancer who quit her job and now makes $200k a year debunks 3 of the biggest myths about being your own boss By: Morgan Overholt Partial Repost from Business Insider Prime (subscription required to read full article)...
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I’m A Graphic Designer — & I Made $200K By Starting My Own Business

By admin  /  July 17, 2019
I'm A Graphic Designer — & I Made $200K By Starting My Own Business by Morgan Overholt Repost from Refinery29 In our series Salary Stories, women with long-term career experience open up about the most intimate details of their jobs: compensation....
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An End to Office Politics

By admin  /  July 16, 2019
An End to Office Politics Repost from Upwork.com  Article by: Melanie Feltham Ten years ago, Morgan Overholt began her career in a traditional corporate role. For almost a decade she endured long hours and office politics and was left wondering...
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Thinking Outside the Box: 9 Lives of the Non-Profit

By admin  /  July 16, 2019
I was recently given the honor of speaking at “Thinking Outside the Box: 9 Lives of the Non-Profit” event in Naples, FL – a marketing conference hosted by E. Sue Huff & Associates.
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Voices from the #GigEconomy: Morgan Overholt, Millennial

By admin  /  May 7, 2019
Voices from the #GigEconomy: Morgan Overholt, Millennial By Paul Estes Partial Repost from LinkedIn (full article here) Forget what you think you know about Millennials. You’ve heard they’re leaving Facebook in droves? Not so much — according to a Pew...
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