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How Can You Manage And Develop Trust With A Virtual Client?
October 29, 2019

Weekly Newsletter for Freelancers

How Can You Manage And Develop Trust With A Virtual Client?

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Freelancers working online can have clients in many countries and from different cultures. It is critically important that they know how to develop and manage trust with a virtual client. We look at how this can be done.

Many employees work for employers that have a system of annual performance review with a bonus system. At first thoughts a bonus system for freelancers would not seem necessary. However, Andrew Blackman, Jay Douglas and Florante Valdez have other views and we share them.

Your mood can have a big impact on your productivity. Most people are aware of this, but knowing how to manage it is an important skill. Nils Salzgeber has written about six reliable strategies to improve your mood and we share the link to his article.

Most freelancers will be aware of GERT assistamce. It is the grandparent’s emergency response team that is called on when there is family duties clashing with a gig project deadline. However, there is other approaches and we share them.

Should you reward clients for early payment and penalize them for late payment? It is a very important issue and Rebecca Knight has written for the Harvard business Review on the issues. We share her article and those of Taylor Green from and Ali Montag’s article from on blockchain.

In our skills development and inspiration section we have embedded videos from TED X talks on the important skills of changing your behavious, becoming mentally tough and self confidence. These are all important skills for freelancers.

We also feature a link to the world’s leading Amazon Web Services trainer’s weekly video as well as our regular cybersecurity articles and Amazon Website Case Study.

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