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Perks of being a freelancer during an election season

Presidential elections are unruly animals, and they seem to become more feral and less easily housebroken every four years. The 2016 election season has been especially intense, of course, and…


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Putting the fun back in freelancing

Freelancing can be hard. It is not unusual for freelancers to experience periods of overwhelming amounts of work followed by panic inducing lulls in business. And freelancers don’t just…


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Top 10 reasons why Halloween is the perfect freelancer holiday

You can wear whatever ridiculous thing you want all day long, and nobody gets to say a word about it. You're perfectly free to eat candy all day long, and…


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Chicago freelancers tell their story through improv

Chicago has been named a current business hotspot, with diverse communities in a wide range of fields (ranging from tech startups to digital marketing) making a positive impact. As a…


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On being taken "seriously" as a freelancer

Remember Rodney Dangerfield? He was the goofy-looking, freewheeling, “new money” life-of-the-party golfer in the movie “Caddyshack” – a great stand-up comic whose heyday was back in the 1980s, and who became…