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A Guide To Being An Awesome Freelance English Tutor

04/01/2018 |
A Guide To Being An Awesome Freelance English Tutor

The freelancer movement is growing by leaps and bounds as a study found that 20-30% of the labor force in Europe is now made up of independent workers. Being a freelancer can be very empowering as it enables you to work on your own time and earn enough money to support your living expenses. Online tutorial […]

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Top Tips For Freelance Teachers

06/12/2017 |
Top Tips For Freelance Teachers

The wonders of working freelance are clear for all to see. In recent years there has been a large rise in teaching online as a freelancer, especially in Europe. It is easy to see why too. A chance to manage your own time, organise your diary how you want and to have the freedom to take on or turn […]

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3 Signs That it’s Time to Start Freelancing

13/11/2017 |
3 Signs That it’s Time to Start Freelancing

For many individuals, the idea of becoming a freelancer is an exciting prospect. Setting your own hours, choosing the clients you work with, and doing what you love may seem like a dream. However, in 2015, it was reported that freelancers comprise “25% of all those working in professional, scientific and technical work” in the EU. In […]

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5 Side Hustles for the Successful Freelancer

11/10/2017 |
5 Side Hustles for the Successful Freelancer

Freelancing means being in charge of your own destiny; an attitude becoming more popular in this day and age where nearly one out of four Europeans is working independently. A study by Eurofound showed that out of freelancers in EU-28 countries, 89% enjoyed being their own boss. However, the same study reports that self-employment is indeed more […]

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European Freelancers Week is Open for Registration

14/08/2017 |
European Freelancers Week is Open for Registration

European Freelancers Week (#EFWeek) will return in multiple locations across Europe between October 7 – 15, 2017. Freelancers, self-employed professionals, digital nomads, solo-entrepreneurs and coworking spaces can now submit an event during #EFWeek. Help co-create Europe’s biggest event for freelancers! What it is #EFWeek is an annual series of events held under a common branding in […]

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Five Criteria to Define Freelancers in the Revised European SME Definition

13/06/2017 |
Five Criteria to Define Freelancers in the Revised European SME Definition

The European Commission has called to revise the European SME Definition in a recent Inception Impact Assessment. The original definition dates back to 2003 and has been widely adopted throughout the EU as an important tool to determine whether enterprises fall within the scope of certain legislation and to provide legal certainty. This is a […]

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