New Profiles: What Will Happen To My Data?

The time has finally arrived! On November 19 you’ll be able to start building your new, future profile! While you’ve already seen glimpses of the new profile design, you may have questions about what will happen to your account and profile data during this transition. To kickstart your new profile, you’ll have the choice to… Read more »

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Meet Lynda Forman, Full-Time Writer/Editor

The Guru Blog spotlights members who are pursuing their passions through independent work. For this week’s “Feature Me Friday” segment, we’d like to introduce to you Lynda Forman, a full-time writer and editor. Lynda began offering her writing services on Guru in October 2005 and she now works with clients around the world. She is… Read more »

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Meet Sarah Hicks, Freelance Transcriptionist

For this week’s “Feature Me Friday” segment, we’d like to introduce to you Sarah Hicks, a full-time freelance transcriptionist. Sarah began offering her transcription services on Guru in October 2010 and she now runs a busy company with many clients. She loves being able to set her own hours and work from home. Read on… Read more »

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6 Tips on Communicating with Employers

When it comes to freelancing, communication is key. Keeping open lines of communication will help you more thoroughly meet project expectations, meaning the employer will be more willing to rate you well and work with you in the future. Today we have some killer freelancing advice to share from Ria Romano of RPR Public Relations…. Read more »

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