Earning Online

Earning money is tough, especially in the Philippines where you have to work your asses off just to live comfortably. Aside from my full-time job, I started writing bits and pieces online to earn a few additional bucks. Early this year, I attended a seminar and one of the spokespersons mentioned about ‘eLance” — which…

…to Life’s Little Choices

How’s this for direct? On my last visit to my OB, I was informed that I may need to come to a decision to stop working in order for me to have a child. It was due to the fact that I am overworked (I worked the whole Holy Week and even on Saturdays and…

Hustling

While I would like to make myself believe that I have enough money to fund the stupid things I usually get into — I really don’t. I maybe working from 9 to 7PM, and with responsibilities that can kill an overgrown elephant — but if you would care to look at the status of my…

Freelance blues

With a latest “travel project” currently in the works (please see here), I am now occupied with trying to come up with additional funds to further build the travel fund. I used to have a steady freelance work writing copies for a competitor of my old kaisha. I write content for flyers, brochures and even…

Navigating the tricky world of freelancing

I’ve been doing a bit of freelancing job lately, writing copies ranging from hawking whitening products and convincing women that having white skin is beautiful–an idea by the way that I didn’t support. So, in between writing proposals and project plans for the company, I am also writing spectacularly written copies on the benefits of…

The thing about freelancing…

…is that it’s not as easy as what people think. This, I realized at 1:00 o clock this morning as I try to set-up a system for the recent freelancing group that I joined. As I copy my resume and try to build up cred online, I realized that buying a laptop computer and having…