Startup

20 Most Important Technical and Soft Skills to Earn 6 Figures this 2018

What was the most common question you got asked as a kid? Other than “Why won’t you stay put?” for me, it was always “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Parents, relatives, and other adults always seemed to enjoy hearing my future plans, and I’d rise up to the occasion by smugly stating that I’d be a billionaire by age 25.

It seems like a tall order now but let’s face it; when you’re a kid you’re conditioned to believe that getting your dream job is pretty simple. You’re constantly told things like “Study hard and you’re sure to succeed” or “Do something you love and you’ll never have to work another day in your life.”

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Fitz Villafuerte: Shifting Gears from Freelancer to Entrepreneur

I met Fitz Villafuerte sometime last year when I was looking for a speaker for our Financial Freedom webinar. Fitz graciously agreed to the event and it was a huge success. Today on Freelancer Spotlight, he’s here to share more about his freelancing experience. More importantly, he’s going to tell us at which point in his career did he find out he was ready to start his own business, 199Jobs.com. If you’re contemplating how to make that shift, make sure to read his story below.

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Dave Visaya: Virtual Assistant to Startup Project Manager

In this week’s Freelancer Spotlight series, we interviewed Dave Visaya. I chanced upon Dave in our Freelancing.ph Facebook group. He often contributes meaningful insights to discussions within the community. With a little research, I found out that his freelancing career somehow shifted to the world of startups. Interesting right? Without further ado, here’s Dave’s freelancing to startup journey.

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