CreativesAtWork – the game-changer

CreativesAtWork – the game-changer

Six years ago, CreativesAtWork witnessed many highly skilled, mid-career professionals making the switch to gig-work and in that we identified an opportunity. An opportunity to help more companies benefit from independent workers and an opportunity to help the...

Not Your Typical 9 to 5

Not Your Typical 9 to 5

It’s often said the life of a freelancer life is filled with independence, and flexibility. But when you join the ranks, you’ll soon find out becoming a freelancer isn’t as easy as it seems. Sometimes, we need help from others, and that’s okay! In fact, it’s more than...

Top Tips for  Networking Success

Top Tips for Networking Success

Walking into a room full of strangers, your heart is beating fast, your hands are sweating, your mind is going blank. Sounds familiar? If this happens to you when you enter a networking session, you’re not alone. However, networking still remains one of the most...

LinkedIn is no longer just for the 9-5er’s

LinkedIn is no longer just for the 9-5er’s

How many times have you come across freelancers who may have less skill than you but end up securing a gig just because they are better at promoting themselves? Promoting ourselves is hard. It’s often perceived with negative connotations because we imagine salespeople...

Effective Cross-Cultural Strategy for Remote and Virtual Teams

Effective Cross-Cultural Strategy for Remote and Virtual Teams

The talk “Effective Cross-Cultural Strategy for Remote and Virtual Teams” organised by CreativesAtWork could not have been more timely in an age where remote working is on the rise. As the middleman, we match the best freelancers to the relevant projects. It saves...

9 Things I Wished I Knew Before Freelancing

9 Things I Wished I Knew Before Freelancing

The rise of freelancing has paved way to a growing gig economy. After all, the pros of freelancing outweigh the cons of working for someone else. Even fresh graduates are skipping the traditional route of working for others, choosing to take the plunge into freelance...

6 Common Mistakes New Freelancers Make

6 Common Mistakes New Freelancers Make

Freelancing is becoming the new normal as more and more people are swapping their 9-5 jobs for more time and more meaning in life. But how well prepared are you before venturing into freelance? There are countless advice out there on how to prepare and keep your...