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How do you become Top Rated on Upwork: badges, requirements and benefits

Badges are highly sought after due to their many benefits including decreased Upwork fees and priority access to top clients. Most – but not all – Upwork Badges will automatically appear on a freelancer’s profile within 48-hours of meeting the respective requirements of each. An invite may also be sent out via email. At the … Read More

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Upwork proposal sample: 11 tips from a $600k freelancer [2022]

Successful freelancers know the importance of learning how to become a good salesperson. Especially when it comes to the art of writing a winning proposal. Effectively presenting yourself as a knowledgeable professional who understands the needs of your clients is the best way to win contracts on Upwork. Especially for new freelancers without an established … Read More

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Pros and Cons of Upwork: An analysis from a $600k freelancer [2022]

As someone who has earned over $600,000 on the Upwork freelance platform, I’m often asked about the pros and cons of Upwork. Read Also: Can you make good money on Upwork? How I made $600,000 in 4 years Upwork, for the uninitiated, is the world’s largest freelance marketplace.  On the site, freelancers can browse jobs … Read More

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I quit my job without a plan and it was the best decision I ever made

Let me start by telling you a little bit about my upbringing. I was raised in a stable low-middle-class household in a small town in Tennessee. Lower when I was younger, middle to upper-middle as a teen. I am fortunate enough to have never wondered where my next meal was coming from. My medical needs … Read More

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Art entrepreneur: 10 careers that combine art and business [2022]

Are you considering pursuing a career as an entrepreneur in the art field? Thanks to the era of remote work, it’s never been easier for self-employed artists of all disciplines to make a living running their own businesses. All it takes is a little bit of hard work and the right set of entrepreneurial skills. … Read More

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Graphic design salary in Florida: How much do designers make? [2022]

Are you thinking about pursuing a career in graphic design? If so, you will be pleased to know that graphic design can be an enjoyable and lucrative profession. It also doesn’t require any special degrees or certifications. Although a bachelor’s degree is generally recommended. Especially if you don’t have a lot of previous work experience … Read More