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The Cost of Doing Business: How Freelance Service Providers Make a Living

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Go Paperless to Save Space and Make More Money

When space is at a premium and you need to run your business from your home on wheels, you must make tough decisions regarding downsizing your office. The most challenging one for me but the one that has yielded the most benefits has been going paperless. This post will address the benefits, timing, and challenges […]

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Love it or hate it, there's no denying that Amazon has changed the publishing landscape. Some of these changes are arguably for the good of authors and readers. The ability for authors to self-publish and sell their books using a preexisting sales platform has certainly helped democratize publishing and provides readers with far more choices […]

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