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9 Freelancer Tips to Help Your eCommerce Clients Thrive this Holiday Season

  Here’s 9 freelancer tips to make sure that your clients are happy working with you during the holiday season. For eCommerce clients, their busiest time of the year is from Black Friday through Christmas. It’s when most eCommerce companies do 4-5x their normal monthly sales and they are able to profit from their year of hard work. To put the holiday season into perspective, read this article that outlines key stats you should know about […]

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5 Ways to Increase Ecommerce Sales this Holiday Season

  Want to increase eCommerce sales in this upcoming 2019 holiday season? Um, who wouldn’t…right?! Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and each day leading up to Christmas is an opportunity to increase eCommerce sales past what you made last holiday season. Test, Rinse, Repeat The holiday season is also an opportunity to test new products, try out new strategies, and figure out how you can then take your eCommerce sales to the next level in the […]

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How FreeeUp’s Founders Sold Millions Each Holiday Season with Freelancers

How FreeeUp’s Founders Sold Millions Each Holiday Season with Freelancers Introduction Did you know that the founders of FreeeUp, Nathan Hirsch and Connor Gillivan, sold over $25 million online with their first eCommerce company before starting FreeeUp? My name is Connor Gillivan and I’m the current CMO of FreeeUp 🙂 I’m here today to tell you the story of how we did it and what made us so successful in hiring and managing remote talent […]

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Ultimate Guide to Hire a Virtual Assistant (And Why You Should Do It!)

Ultimate Guide to Hire a Virtual Assistant (And Why You Should Do It!)

  So, you’re ready to hire a virtual assistant. You’ve come to the right place. In this extensive guide, we’ll cover: When is the right time to hire a virtual assistant? Where to start? How do you choose the first task to outsource? Where can you hire a virtual assistant online? What should you expect to pay for a virtual assistant? How do you know if the virtual assistant is a good fit for your […]

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100 Tasks to Outsource to Virtual Assistants

Which virtual assistant tasks are you ready to take off your plate? That should be a question that you’re asking yourself almost every week. As your business is getting off the ground and starting to grow, you need to make sure that you are not the only one doing all of the work. Getting into a trap where you are the only one performing all of the tasks for your business is a very slippery […]

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Day 1: What I’ve Learned at Jim Cockrum’s CES V 2017 Conference

  What’s going on everyone? How is your day going? Thanks to all those who are a part of the FreeeUp community and your constant support for what Nate and I are doing on a day to day basis. This week, we’re at Jim Cockrum’s CES V 2017 conference at the Gaylord Resort in Orlando, Florida and I wanted to bring you some insights from what we’re learning along with the amazing people that we’re […]

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The 10 Most Common Mistakes of Outsourcing And How to Avoid Them Guide

What is Outsourcing? Outsourcing is the process of hiring international or domestic online freelancers to handle certain aspects of the operations of your business. Outsourcing continues to be an alternative to hiring people to work full time in your office as it offers greater hourly rates for the more mundane or associated with your company. However, outsourcing can also be used for extremely specialized tasks such as web development, Facebook ads, etc. Why pay someone […]

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Interview with Jay Lagarde- How eComEngine Helps Build Better Amazon Businesses

Interview with Jay Lagarde: How eComEngine Helps Build Better Amazon Businesses

  We have had the privilege this week of speaking with eComEngine Founder and President Jay Lagarde to get his insights on the applications of certain technologies to Amazon eCommerce. Below is the summary of our conversation about his background and role at eComEngine, how their tech solutions provide valuable support to Amazon businesses, and what makes the company thrive. Please tell us about your background and current position. I have a background in using technology, especially internet technology, […]

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How “Free Up Your Business” Got Started and Why It’s a Perfect Book For You

  Hey everyone. Connor Gillivan here. Co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of FreeeUp and Author of the upcoming book, Free Up Your Business: 50 Secrets to Bootstrapping Million Dollar Companies. On this past Wednesday, March 29th, we announced to everyone in the FreeeUp community that we would be publishing our own book sharing secrets about how my business partner, Nathan Hirsch, and I have been building million dollar companies with little to no investment since […]

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