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Who'd Work in Customer Support?

Why Work in Customer Support?

Who’d Work in Customer Support? There’s this image of online customer support jobs being a poorly paid grind where you suffer through annoying/abusive customers while you try to make the day go quicker until you can either quit the job or retire old and bitter. And I’m not going to tell you that there isn’t…

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Can I Freelance

I’m Not a Designer, a Writer or a Programmer. Can I Freelance?

Can I Freelance? This is a question I asked myself before I started. A friend of mine had been working online as a software developer for about 5 years. He and I had talked about it multiple times and I loved the idea of being location independent. I could understand jobs as a freelance web developer;…

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Can I Compete Online

Working Remotely: Can I Compete Online with Low Cost Countries?

Working Remotely: Can I Compete Online with Low Cost Countries? This is a question I asked myself when I first entered the world of working remotely. When I saw the number of people applying for jobs at incredibly low rates of pay I wondered if there was actually any money to made. To illustrate this point…

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Why Freelancing Sucks

Why Freelancing Sucks

Why Freelancing Sucks This is intended as a response piece to my article Why Freelancing Is Great! I do love being an online freelancer, however it’s not for everyone. I’m nothing if not even handed so I thought I would present the flip side of the coin. Here are my reasons why freelancing sucks.

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