Category Archives: Business

52: Sylvia Massara, Author, Freelance Writer, HR Consultant

Sylvia Massara is an Author, Freelance Content Writer and HR Consultant based in Sydney, Australia.
In a past life, she also dabbled in acting, playing and singing in bands, and practising martial arts.

Sylvia Massara

Sylvia Massara

You can find her here:
Website: www.sylviamassara.com
Blog—Sylvia Says: http://www.sylviamassara.com/sylvia-says—the-blog
Amazon Page: https://www.amazon.com/Sylvia-Massara/e/B003ZWR5Y4
E-mail: sylvia@sylviamassara.com
Twitter: @sylviamassara
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AuthorSylviaMassara
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sylviamassara
Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/+SylviaMassaraAuthor

1. Hi Sylvia, how long have you been working as a freelancer now?

Going into freelancing (and contracting) is something I never planned. It just crept up on me over the years when fulltime work started to be harder to come by due to a softer economy. I found that contracting had started to trend over permanent fulltime roles, and through contacts in my network and the marketplace, I was able to go for these opportunities. In return, the roles I worked in gave me flexibility and more work/life balance. This way, I was able to keep up with two of my passions: acting and writing fiction.

But to answer your question, I started freelancing/contracting since approximately 1996.

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45: Ivana Jankovic, Digital Enthusiast

Ivana is digital enthusiast from Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Ivana Jankovic

Ivana Jankovic

You can find her here:
Email: ivana.smilcic@gmail.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ivana-jankovic/

  1. Hi Ivana, how long have you been working as a freelancer now?

I started freelancing 3 years ago. My business changed over time. At first, I worked as a data entry specialist, website tester, data enrichment and market researcher, home administration specialist. Then I started to learn programming and study for Master’s degree in Information Technologies field and work in another branch.

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30: Agnieszka Sawicz, Brand Manager

Agnieszka Sawicz is a Brand Manager from Gdansk, Poland.

Agnieszka Sawicz

Agnieszka Sawicz

You can find her here:
Website: www.sawicz.co
E-mail: aga@sawicz.co, swim2@o2.pl
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/agnieszka-sawicz
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/natacao
Instagram: http://instagram.com/asawicz
National Geographic: http://yourshot.nationalgeographic.com

  1. Hi Agnieszka, tell me who you are and what do you do as a freelancer?

Hello, my name is Agnieszka Sawicz and I do consulting work as a brand manager for a dentist clinic Exclusive Dental Studio. I started in January and am responsible for media contact, leading projects, promoting the brand, and launching a totally new dentistry aesthetic concept in Poland.

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19: Anna Bojdo, Head Hunter & Career Advisor

Anna Bojdo is a Head Hunter and a Career Advisor from Luban, Poland.

Anna Bojdo

Anna Bojdo

You can find her here:
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anna-bojdo/
E-mail: anna.bojdo@outlook.com
GoldenLine: http://www.goldenline.pl/anna-bojdo/

  1. Hi Anna, tell me who you are and what do you do as a freelancer?

Hello, I am Head Hunter and Career Advisor, because I specialize in the implementation of projects recruitment (in automotive, engineering, industrial automatic, financial, agricultural, lighting, FMCG or TSL branches) and in the support of people looking for work (preparing application documents which would stand out on the market, diagnosis of competences and professional potential, identifing  professional opportunities and design of career path, preparation of and simulation interview, developing effective job search strategies and defining competitive advantages or reaching out to selected employers).

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