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How to Write an Upwork Proposal That Gets Interviews (Samples)

I recently posted a job to the freelance site Upwork.com and get 63 proposals overnight. There’s a TON of competition. So you really need a great Upwork proposal if you want to get any interviews at all. Fortunately, I’m going to walk you through the exact steps I used last year to make thousands of […]

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What I Learned Self-Publishing an eBook on Amazon

I recently published a short book on Amazon using their Kindle Direct Publishing platform (KDP). Self publishing is becoming more and more popular so I wanted to write this post to talk about the pros and cons of self publishing. The pleasant surprises, the frustrations, the things I didn’t find out until it was too late, […]

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This Book Explains How to Get Rich Quickly

I’ve never done a book review on this blog, until now. I’ve read some great books that I probably should have reviewed. But this one book left me no choice. It’s that good.   The Millionaire Fastlane exposes the basic principles that define how much you’re earning and why. And if you want to earn more, it tells you […]

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50 Groundbreaking Startups and How They Began (Video)

I didn’t create this video but I found it invaluable and fascinating and wanted to share. It was shown to me yesterday.   The video is a 40 minute compilation of 50 startup founders discussing how they came up with their ideas. These are founders of top companies like Facebook, Spotify, Instagram, Airbnb, and many […]

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How ANYONE Can Start Their Own Business Today

More people are employees than business owners. That’s just the way it is. And the world probably wouldn’t work (at least not in the same way) if that weren’t the case. But I think everyone should try to start their own business at least once, even if it’s just on weekends or after-hours while maintaining their […]

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