Freelancing - How To Work From Home Doing Freelance Gigs

Want to learn how to succeed with freelancing gigs from home? Discover how freelancing can bring you a new lifestyle!
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  • Lectures 27
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2014 English

Course Description

Freelancing Course Review:

"I really like the course as it is very well structured and presented. I got some insights and practical solutions for my freelancing career. Thank you Dave for such a great job! -Gulnara

In the "old days", freelancing was something you tried when you couldn't find a "real job". Not anymore!

Today, over 60% of Americans are or have been freelancers!

Freelancing is not only a fast-growing world of opportunities, but in this introductory course, you'll discover why there is a "perfect storm" brewing that is making online freelancing an even more lucrative opportunity for you.

If you've ever wondered "Where did all the jobs go?" well, many of them are now available to freelancing pros like you!

You will discover the wide variety of jobs, tasks and "gigs" that are available to you as a freelancer and you will also discover the fascinating world of "micro jobs".

We cover the top services you can provide as a freelancing professional and also cover the best websites for each category of services so that you save time and frustration.

Also included in this course is a bonus 111-page eBook titled: Freelancing Profits, as well as the entire presentation in PDF form so you can take notes as you go.

Take a look at the course curriculum below and be sure to sample some of the free lectures, too!

This course is backed by Udemy's 30-day. money-back guarantee, so there is no risk in enrolling today!

What are the requirements?

  • A basic understanding of the traditional work world and a desire to learn about the exciting world of freelancing.
  • Before you begin, download the bonus PDF of the presentation so you can take notes as we go.
  • Access to an internet-connected computer.
  • Pen and paper to take notes.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Apply your skills, knowledge and experience to earn income in a new-found way - through freelancing!
  • Understand the "perfect storm" that is causing such great demand for online freelancers.
  • Know the wide variety of services you can provide clients as an online freelancer.
  • Find the best places to list your freelancing services online.
  • Understand what is expected of you as an online freelancer.
  • Understand "Micro Jobs" and how anyone can do these for a new source of income.
  • Grow your freelancing business from a one-person service to a full-blown business / agency.

What is the target audience?

  • You should take this course if you are looking for an alternative to the boring "9 to 5" world.
  • You should take this course if you've had difficulty finding a job in the traditional working world.
  • You should take this course if you love the idea of working from home.
  • You should take this course if you enjoy having freedom of time and working your own hours.
  • You should take this course if you are sick and tired of your job and know that "there must be something better out there". (Freelancers report much higher levels of work satisfaction)
  • You should NOT take this course if you are more of an entrepreneur-minded person who wants to start a business.
  • You should NOT take this course if you are not disciplined with your time, especially while working from home.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
03:14

Welcome to the wonderful world of online freelancing!

In this lecture, you will begin to see the potential for offering your services as a freelancer.

00:38

This lecture gives you a brief explanation of what online freelancing is.

Section 2: Myths And Facts About Freelancing
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01:19

In this lecture, you'll learn about the common myths about freelancing that have stemmed from the "old days" when freelancing was not something that was easily accessible online.

01:31

One of the key benefits of online freelancing is that you get to enjoy the "internet lifestyle", which is a life of greater freedom, greater control and greater quality of life.

00:38

In this lecture, I explain who is the perfect person for online freelancing. We discuss personality traits that a good online freelancer has.

Section 3: The Wide World Of Services You Can Offer As A Freelancer
00:43

This lecture introduces the following lectures which will show a wide variety of services you can offer as an online freelancer.

03:04

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This video walks you through the simple steps to posting a review for this course.

Your review will be seen by future students and it is where you get to tell future students what you thought about this course.

Your honest reviews are greatly appreciated!

Section 4: The Wide Variety Of Writing Services You Can Offer As A Freelancer
06:13

There is a wide variety of writing services you can offer as a freelancer. In this lecture, I show you many of these services.

01:44

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your writing services as a freelancer.

Section 5: Offering Graphic Design And Design Services & Where To List Them
03:24

There is a wide variety of design services you can offer as a freelancer. In this lecture, I show you many of these services.

02:06

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your design services as a freelancer.

Section 6: Offering Internet Marketing & Social Media Services & Where To List Them
08:27

There is a wide variety of internet marketing and social media services you can offer as a freelancer. In this lecture, I show you many of these services.

01:38

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your internet marketing / social media services as a freelancer.

Section 7: Offering Programming & Tech Support Services And Where You Can List Them
04:46

There is a wide variety of programming & tech support services you can offer as a freelancer. In this lecture, I show you many of these services.

00:54

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your programming & tech support services as a freelancer.

Section 8: Offering Administrative Support & Customer Service And Where To List Them
03:05

There is a wide variety of administrative support & customer service you can offer as a freelancer. In this lecture, I show you many of these services.

01:23

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your administrative & customer service services as a freelancer.

Section 9: Offering Translation Services And Where To List Them
01:11

Another service you can offer as a freelancer is translation from and to different languages. In this lecture, I show you the languages that are in higher demand.

01:23

In this lecture, you'll discover the top freelance websites where you can offer your translation services as a freelancer.

Section 10: Expectations And Challenges Of Being A Freelancer
02:33

In this lecture, we discuss some of the challenges that a person faces as an online freelancer.

01:35

In this lecture, you'll learn what is expected of you as a freelancer.

Section 11: The Intriguing World Of Micro Jobs
04:09

In this lecture, I explain what Micro Jobs are and we discuss the Amazon Mturks Micro Jobs website.

00:57

In this lecture, we look at several of the top Micro Jobs websites.

Section 12: Goals And How To Grow
02:33

In this lecture, we discuss some good goals to have for your freelancing business.

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In this lecture, we talk about growing your freelance business into more of a business. By having your own agency, you can now hire freelancers and offer services to more business, thus growing from a one-person operation into a full-fledged business.

Section 13: Conclusion
00:34

This is the concluding lecture. Thank you for joining me!

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Instructor Biography

Dave Espino, Be successful with proven, real-world strategies

If you want to be successful in your own business, then one of the most important decisions you'll make is the proper choice of a seasoned mentor who can guide you to success.

And when it comes to online marketing and selling, I believe you have found the right mentor in me. 

My mission is simple: To make a difference in your life by helping you succeed in your own online business.

In every one of my Udemy courses, you'll see that I am always available and always offer you support through each course. I rejoice in your success and help you through any obstacles!

In the many positive course reviews my courses get, most people like the lively and encouraging teaching style that I convey as well as how I get right to the point and walk you, step-by-step through proven, real-world, proven strategies. 

You'll notice that my courses get many 5-star ratings & reviews and my student satisfaction ratings also reflect this.

Here's a little background on my experiences, so you can get a sense of who will be teaching & mentoring you:

A lifelong entrepreneur, I've been marketing online since 1999, and have owned over 30 websites, marketing across most platforms, including online, offline, TV, podcasts, webinars, webcasts, social media and radio. (You name it, I've done it!)

As a proud member of Udemy's Instructor Council, (with 40 Udemy courses published) I've been teaching business strategies via live seminars / webinars since 2000, and then through video training courses since 2001.

(You'll find my courses below this bio - and all of my courses have at least 10 minutes of free previews available to you, so you can quickly determine the courses that are right for you!)

For 11 years, I hosted my own TV show where I introduced millions across America to the benefits of selling online. My show was seen on CNBC, Fox Business, Discovery Channel, History Channel, Travel Channel and most other major cable networks.

With over $140 million of my video training products sold via TV and Online, I am honored to be your mentor and guide and I'm looking forward to helping YOU reach your goals through the wonderful business of online marketing!

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