How to become self-employed in 6 steps

Before becoming a freelancer or a business owner, there are steps you need to take in order to ensure a smooth transition and avoid the panic that might hit later after your last pay check. Here are the top 6 steps you need to take before taking that leap of faith.

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How To Stop Feeling Guilty and Start Succeeding

It was 8:20 PM on a Thursday night, I still had at least 2 hours of work and a few deadlines to meet that night. It was my daughter's bed time and I was drowning under work, too tired to function properly. She came with her teddy and looked at me saying "Mum, enough laptop. I want to you to hug me so I can sleep". I looked at her overwhelmed with emotions and I cried like a baby. I felt like a horrible mother.

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4 Movies To Inspire Your Next Career Move

Whether you are just stuck in a rut or have been trying for sometime and failing, we have 4 super-inspiring and motivating movies that will not only inspire your next career move, but will literally make you jump off the sofa, get a note and a pen and start planning it. 

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LESSON #1: DON’T DRESS TO IMPRESS

One of my all-time idols (being a strong-willed, ambitious and a very successful woman), is Coco Chanel, who said “Everyday is a fashion show and the world is your runway”, and I definitely agree to a great extent. Maybe if I ever get the chance to add my personal touch to it, I would say “..and always make sure it’s appropriate to the place/occasion/culture as this can be a total buzz kill and create some permanent serious damage ”. Which is exactly what happened on this girl's first day...

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