Mastering Upwork 2018: How to Successfully Work from Home

How to go from unemployed to working full-time, freelancing on Upwork.
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (369 ratings)
9,573 students
Mastering Upwork 2018: How to Successfully Work from Home
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (369 ratings)
9,573 students
Receive over 20 Lectures
Receive over 50 minutes of content
Learn the Pros and Cons of Upwork
Learn Upwork Freelancer policies
Learn what it takes to WIN work on Upwork
Learn how to create a WINNING profile that will attract clients
Learn how to create WINNING proposals that will set you apart from other Freelancers
Receive sample proposals
Receive sample biographies
A look at what other Freelancers are earning
Review of Upwork membership plans and categories
Learn how to navigate virtual interviews and how to excel at them
Receive time management, tools and learn how to put a value on your work
Tips on earning and maintaining "Top Freelancer" status
How to verify your identity and receive payment
Effective and fair pricing
BONUS
Top Freelancer Tools
Marketing Tips, How to Have Clients Find YOU

Requirements

  • A laptop
  • Fast, reliable internet connection
Description

Would you like to work from home? Make your own work schedule? Well, you can. Learn from a pro by signing up for Mastering Upwork: How I make money working 20 hrs per week. Working a 9-5 doesn’t have to be a reality for you like many others. With taking this course, you’’ll learn how to break free of the confines of the corporate world and into your own, where you can find the financial freedom you deserve. This course will lead you to becoming the best freelancer out there. 

What is a freelancer you ask? A freelancer is someone who acts as their own boss and isn’t tied down to one specific affiliation. In this course, you’ll learn to become just that- and more. 

So are you ready to be able to work from anywhere? Are you ready to set your own hours? Are you ready for work and financial freedom? If your answer is yes to any of these questions, then you are already on your way. Let’s find you some work freedom!


NB: Course is narrated by my dear friend, JC.

Who this course is for:
  • This course is for anyone who is ready to start earning an income online.
  • Someone who is ready to become location and financial independent.
  • DO NOT take this course if you are not willing to put in the work required to land jobs.
  • Someone who wants to start their own freelancing business but do not know where to begin.
  • Someone who is completely new to Upwork and the concept of freelancing.
Course content
7 sections • 23 lectures • 52m total length
  • Welcome!
    00:48
  • What is Freelancing?
    00:46
  • Pros of Freelancing
    01:27
  • Cons of Freelancing
    00:53
  • Which Freelancing Website to Choose
    02:05
  • Why Choose Upwork?
    01:17
  • What is Upwork?
    00:34
  • Upwork Terms of Service
    01:16
  • Membership Plans and Categories
    03:31
  • Realistic Look at Job Opportunities
    01:42
  • What Clients Look for + Determining Your Skills
    01:26
  • Key Elements of a Proposal
    03:15
  • Creating a Winning Profile
    05:27
  • Acing the Virtual Interview
    03:53
  • Discussing the Terms of Your Agreement
    01:13
  • How Much Should I Charge?
    04:49
  • How Do I Get Paid?
    03:14
  • Spotting Scams
    04:04
  • Top Rated Freelancer Program + Benefits
    04:55
  • Asking For Client Feedback
    02:08
  • Favorite, Free Freelance Tools
    02:38
  • Marketing Tips: Have Clients Find YOU
    00:59
  • Thank You!
    00:17

Instructor
Blogger, Freelance Guru, Coach and eCommerce neophyte.
Reena Gordon
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 369 Reviews
  • 9,573 Students
  • 1 Course

I am an online Entrepreneur with over 5 years of Freelance, eCommerce and Online Marketing experience. 

I am very passionate about learning new things. I am even more passionate about sharing that knowledge. My entire career has been dedicated to learning and coaching others in my areas of expertise.

I am an avid reader with a passion for animals, art and pistachio muffins.