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3D Printing, Copywriting Are Among the Top Outsourced Jobs

If you're a freelancer and looking to find out which skills are currently hot, it helps to look at freelance marketplace Freelancer.com. And the latest data on outsourced jobs from there reveals a huge rise in trending tech, with particular demand for 3D printing, and copywriting. The Freelance …




Marketing and Social

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Are You Your Authentic Self or Fictional Self at Work?

To quote Dr. Phil: "Are you living a life that is more in tune with your “authentic” self (who you were created to be) or your “fictional” self (who the world has told you to be)?" Gee, I never thought I would write a post where I would quote Dr. Phil! Are you who you appear to be? …




Technology

Apache OpenOffice

Can’t Afford Microsoft? Meet Apache OpenOffice

For businesses on a shoestring budget, having to fork out cash for Microsoft Office is an additional expense that many could do without. Fortunately, there are some inexpensive alternatives to Microsoft office out there - and one just celebrated a major accomplishment. Once there was a …




Finance

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Will the Dependent Coverage Provision Raise Insurance Premiums?

When the data on enrollees in the federal exchanges is tallied later, the fraction of young people is unlikely to meet the 40 percent target the White House has said is necessary to keep health insurance premiums from rising significantly next year. A major culprit will be the popularity of …




Advice

Lana Khavinson

Lana Khavinson of LinkedIn Shares How Small Businesses are Using the Platform

Lana Khavinson, Small Business Segment Marketing Lead for LinkedIn, discusses a recent report regarding how small businesses are using social media and, more specifically, how LinkedIn is focused on helping them. * * * Small Business Trends: Before we start talking about a recent study you did …





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