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Do you have what it takes?

Many people are uncovering freelance jobs aside from their regular day jobs. Most people leave the security of their offline jobs to move on to the challenges of freelance employment. Freelancing has become a choice of career for people who enjoy its many benefits. People who choose freelancing often attribute it to the following factors:

Wider range of job opportunities;

Fast turnaround of projects;

Ability to choose projects of choice;

More ease to work on different jobs; and

Higher payload

Do you have what it takes to become freelancer? Before you take the step and start the journey of working at home, read through the following steps and tricks.

 

Know the amount of money tat you want to earn to sustain your expenses. If you have an offline job now, you will be saving a great deal of money once you shift to freelancing. If you start working at home, you will save a lot of money from lots of expenses.

List all your experiences and skills. List your interest and hobbies, as doing this will determine what types of freelance jobs you can do. Do you have a personal website? You can do freelance web design. Do you have a personal blog? Then you can do writing jobs. If you know how to do searches on the internet, then you can write about any topic as is required of you.

Go to sites offering freelance jobs to see job offers. Take notes and keep a list of these jobs. Look at how much they pay freelancers and check the rates they offer for each project. Keep a list of these details as you will surely need them later in estimating how much you are to charge for any given project.

From the notes you have gathered, try to create an estimate costing of the projects you have identified should the projects be given to you. Stay on schedule. When you have done this, you will be able to see your potential earnings.

After doing all of the above, you can now start applying for the freelance jobs that you have selected. These jobs will help you earn some money that you can live on after quitting your offline job.

Once you have confirmed that you have been awarded the project, use a table to plot specific data about them. Take a note of all the in-formations about the projects such as contact persons and their contact in-formations and number of days to finish the projects.