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5 Important Steps to Turning Your Hobby Into a Profitable Business

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My story is similar to thousands of graduates before me. I graduated from school a few years back only to realize that the saying “there are no jobs” was not without merit.

In my bid to leave the ever-swelling mass of the unemployed, I was forced to think inside the box and look at the skills and hobbies I had formerly taken for granted.

The unbelievable truth is that there is a market for everything. The challenge is discovering what to sell and how best to get it to the people who need it.

Just like me, there are lots of other people who have similar stories of successfully turning their hobbies into lucrative businesses. And who says you can’t be next?

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7 Timeless Productivity Tips for Every Work From Home Entrepreneur

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The home is a comfort zone and the setting encourages laziness and relaxation more than it does work. This is why working from home can be quite challenging and requires great effort, discipline, sacrifice, and focus. Coupled with other challenges, not everyone can successfully make a great career while working from home.

But there are those who can fit in their work schedules into their regular home life. Presently, I work at home, and I am still very productive. Below are the tips that I applied. They can help anybody to increase productivity while working from home.

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These 5 Freelance Jobs Are More Popular Among the Millennials

Working as a freelancer has continued to be on an increasing trend over the last decade and millennials seem to be a big part of the reason for it. About half of the millennials have freelance jobs. That is a great proportion of the US population especially when we consider the fact that the millennials are now the largest generation of the U.S. workforce (about 38%). What is more striking is that the number is predicted to increase as Millennials grow and further dominate the workforce.

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Eight Practical Tips to Help You Live the Writer’s Life

Toby Nwazor Freelance Writing

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In the past few years, I have had the opportunity to contribute on some popular sites like Huffington Post, Entrepreneur Magazine, Good Men Project, Business 2 Community, and a host of others. I live the writer’s life, and so far, it’s been awesome.

A lot of people have asked me privately how they can improve their writing. I have spoken extensively on the subject many times and written about it on many occasions too.

However, I wish to share some actionable tips and things I have learned over the years as a successful freelance writer. If you are a writer, stay tuned, these tips will help you improve greatly. And if you are an aspiring writer, then these are what you have been waiting for to start. They will help you improve your writing skill.Continue reading