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Understanding Game Theory

Although often considered applicable to economics, it has also been used in biology to understand evolution, and more recently applied to business and decision-making by customers and others.

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Innovation Skills

Innovate Innovation

There are people who appear to fizz with new ideas, throwing them out every other day, or so it seems. We can all develop our innovation skills with a bit of practice.

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Marketing for Freelancers and the Self-Employed

Good marketing brings the right prospective customers to you, and enables you to meet their needs when they arrive.

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How Should Freelancers Invoices?

For many, chasing up unpaid bills is so challenging that they might even just let a bill go unpaid rather than risk upsetting a client or getting into a confrontation.

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Effective Networking: Freelancers and Homeworkers

As a freelancer, your network is perhaps your most important tool for obtaining work because it allows you to create and validate a reputation.

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Pricing guide for design freelancers

Overprice your work, and you will price yourself out of the market. Undercharge, and you will not be able to afford to live, never mind carry on freelancing.

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Top Tips on Working from Home

The key is to find a balance between work and your household chores, or the distractions available.

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Working from Home

Many more companies are now recognising that people value the flexibility of home-working, and that it can often make them more productive and happier. Others are simply reducing their office space and encouraging home-working as a result.

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