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    Quick Tips on Organizing Your Business

    There is this idea of the messy writers’ desk that has been present for years. It’s true. There are those who work in what drives neat-freaks crazy, but when it comes to business, organization is crucial. Here are four steps to help you kick-start your work week: 1. Organize your day Planning out your day increases productivity. Create a to do list, prioritize it, and stick to it. Remember: being consist gets the job done. Schedule time to write, create, research and network. Don’t forget to plan recreation time in between, or after you’ve completed your work. 2. Plan your meeting agendas An agenda helps you focus on what subjects…

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    Starting a Freelance Career

    Being a freelancer is fun. You get to work for yourself. Yes, you’re right: no boss leaning over your shoulder, or battling the early commute’s traffic. It does have its benefits. According to Forbes and Tech.co, the freelance industry has grown and will continue to drastically. If you’re thinking about becoming a freelancer, or already building up your business on the side you’re in good company. But before you can begin working at 10:30 a.m., or leave work at 2:00 p.m. on Fridays, a few things should be in place. Have a few clients I’m all for taking good risks, and perhaps living on the edge a bit. However, if…