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The Definitive Guide to Your Core Values

The Definitive Guide to Your Core Values | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Remember when you were a kid and ate that last brownie even though your mom told you not to? At first, it was delicious and let’s be honest, there’s nothing like that happy feeling of having chocolate smeared across your face.
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Bag the bag: New York's most iconic eyesore gets its day in court

A black plastic bag wanders lonely as a cloud over the Harlem rooftops. “Is there anything more New York than that?” my friend says from our perch atop his apartment building. “So American Beauty,” another friend agrees. We watch it pass overhead with a mixture of distaste and ennui. The
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How to Work with Others on Freelance Writing Jobs, Not Against Them

How to Work with Others on Freelance Writing Jobs, Not Against Them | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
It's easy to get into the mindset of competing for freelance writing jobs, but it's actually better for business to work with other writers. Here's why.
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10 ways to make running a business solo easier on yourself

10 ways to make running a business solo easier on yourself | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
So today we're going to simplify the daily business grind, knock out your to-do list, and find focus so you can get through the day and actually put your feet up and the phone down at night.
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“I graduated to no jobs so I decided to freelance. I have been freelancing ever since”

“I graduated to no jobs so I decided to freelance. I have been freelancing ever since” | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
In his latest Four Corners interview, Jon Daniel talks to US graphic designer and Stolen Outfitters founder Donald G Wooten II.
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New Study: Affordable Care Act Drives Freelance Hiring - Forbes

New Study: Affordable Care Act Drives Freelance Hiring - Forbes | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Looking to work for a big corporation? In many firms, your best opportunity could be as a freelancer, according to a new survey of human resources professionals at companies with 1,000 employees or more.
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ATTN Freelancers: Do You Want Help With Administrative Work?

ATTN Freelancers: Do You Want Help With Administrative Work? | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
AlleyWatch is the largest organization for New York tech startup and tech community. Featuring NYC tech news, events, jobs, and critical insights.
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How To Tell The Difference Between Optimism And Wishful Thinking

Anything that keeps you motivated is a benefiteven a bit of delusion.
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The Importance of Grit and Perseverance in Your Health, Work, and Life

The Importance of Grit and Perseverance in Your Health, Work, and Life | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered what makes someone a good athlete? Or a good leader? Or a good parent? Why do some people accomplish their goals while others fail? What makes the difference? Mental toughness.
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Here's What Happened When This Googler Made It Harder For Himself To Use Email

The theory is simple: When something's harder to do, you'll do it less.
Email is about as much fun as going to the dentist, except in most jobs you have to do it every day.
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My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I'll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she's never going back to a regular offic
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The Economy Is Great. The Economy Is Terrible.

The Economy Is Great. The Economy Is Terrible. | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Journalists and policy makers can have a hard time describing the economy when "average" departs so markedly from what's normal.
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The "Gig Economy" and the Need for New Worker Classifications

The "Gig Economy" and the Need for New Worker Classifications | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
The emerging "gig" or sharing economy is generating considerable debate in legal, business and culture circles in Silicon Valley and elsewhere.
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Freedom and Family Time: The Top Freelancer Motivations

Freedom and Family Time: The Top Freelancer Motivations | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
A recent survey from freelance network Toptal revealed the primary motivations for today's full-time freelancers.
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How to Stay Healthy While Freelancing from Home

How to Stay Healthy While Freelancing from Home | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Amber Leigh Turner looks at some common work-from-home health pitfalls and how to avoid them.
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How to Spin College Side Jobs Into Work Experiences on Your Resume

How to Spin College Side Jobs Into Work Experiences on Your Resume | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Throughout my four-year college education, I held a number of jobs, both during the school year and in the summers when I returned home to where I’d grown up. My roles ranged from restaurant server to writing-center staffer.
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Five Reasons Your Business Needs a Budget in 2016

Five Reasons Your Business Needs a Budget in 2016 | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Well, another year has almost come and gone, believe it or not. It feels like we just rang in 2015 and here we are fully immersed in the holiday season.  2016 is now here.
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Study Finds Employers Are Hiring Freelancers To Avoid Obamacare

Study Finds Employers Are Hiring Freelancers To Avoid Obamacare | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
An influx of employers are getting rid of health benefits by shrinking their full-time workforce and hiring freelancers in 2016.
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Freelancers predict economic downturn

Freelancers predict economic downturn | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
More than half (52%) of freelancers in the UK are less confident in the economy for the next 12 months than they were last year, according to the Association
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The Real Reason the Gig Economy Is Suddenly Booming

The Real Reason the Gig Economy Is Suddenly Booming | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
A new survey finds that nearly 75% of companies plan to hire more freelancers this year as a way to avoid higher healthcare costs.
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How Are Remote Workers Changing the World’s Cities? — How We Get To Next

How Are Remote Workers Changing the World’s Cities? — How We Get To Next | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
“Number one is lack of pollution. Number two is physical safety, lack of crime, or low crime. Number three is a tolerant society. Number…
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Schopenhauer on the Power of Music

Schopenhauer on the Power of Music | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
"The effect of music is so very much more powerful and penetrating than is that of the other arts, for these others speak only of the shadow, but music of the
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The LinkedIn For Women Who Have Taken A Career Break

Après is a new job marketplace that is targeted toward moms who want to opt back into their careers.
Jennifer Gefsky is an accomplished professional.
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Are Freelance Web Designers a Dying Breed?

Are Freelance Web Designers a Dying Breed? | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
Some may think that freelance web designers are a dying breed. However, this article discusses the "real truth" in further details. 
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Could this slowdown the 'gig economy'?

Could this slowdown the 'gig economy'? | Daily Clippings | Scoop.it
As the freelance economy trend continues, some young companies have started to give company equity to early employees of all levels.
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