Mastering Upwork 2016: How to Successfully Work from Home

How to go from unemployed to working full-time, freelancing on Upwork.
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  • Lectures 23
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 8/2016 English

Course 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.

What are the requirements?

  • A laptop
  • Fast, reliable internet connection

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 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

What is the target audience?

  • 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.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome
Welcome!
Preview
00:48
Section 2: Introduction to Freelancing and Upwork
What is Freelancing?
Preview
00:46
Pros of Freelancing
Preview
01:27
Cons of Freelancing
Preview
00:53
Which Freelancing Website to Choose
02:05
Why Choose Upwork?
Preview
01:17
What is Upwork?
Preview
00:34
Upwork Terms of Service
Preview
01:16
Membership Plans and Categories
Preview
03:31
Realistic Look at Job Opportunities
01:42
Section 3: Profile and Proposals. Acing the Virtual Interview
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
Section 4: Pricing Your Work and Getting Paid
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
Section 5: Kicking Butt
Asking For Client Feedback
02:08
Section 6: BONUS
Favorite, Free Freelance Tools
02:38
Marketing Tips: Have Clients Find YOU
00:59
Section 7: Conclusion
Thank You!
00:17

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Instructor Biography

Reena Gordon, Blogger, Freelance Guru, Coach and eCommerce neophyte.

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.

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