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How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile if You’re Self-Employed

By Rian Ervin

LinkedIn is an effective social networking platform to display expertise, build connections, and promote your services. Your profile sets the stage for your first contact with potential new clients, displaying your work history, client recommendations, and skillset. Because the profile template is geared towards a more traditional employment background, it can be tricky to figure out…

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How to Create a Self Employed Resume

How to Create a Self Employed Resume

By Rian Ervin

Update your independent consulting resume to boost your professional credibility, track your accomplishments, and build your personal brand.

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Planning for Retirement as an Independent Contractor

Planning for Retirement as an Independent Contractor

By Rian Ervin

What retirement plans for independent contractors exist in today’s world? Traditional employees (usually) have a 401(k) or the equivalent to help prepare for retirement. But, when you run your own business, putting a plan in place falls into your realm of responsibilities.  Thankfully, there are a ton of retirement plans for independent contractors available. But,…

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5 Tips for Creating Sustainable Business Growth

5 Tips for Creating Sustainable Business Growth

By Rian Ervin

In order to set yourself apart and remain competitive in your industry, it’s important to keep your skills and knowledge current. Expanding your education and expertise can help you can land new clients and build lasting relationships with current clients. Go beyond the basics and gain a professional advantage with these five ways to stay sharp…

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