How to Get Freelance Jobs at Upwork

Introduction

Upwork, formerly Elance-oDesk, is a global online work platform where businesses and independent professionals connect and collaborate remotely. In 2015, Elance-oDesk was rebranded as Upwork. Upwork is a leading online workplace—helping businesses find, manage, and pay freelance talent.

Upwork is a marketplace where from you can get online jobs. Upwork is easy to use and also free. There are lots of job categories and large volume of work. It’s safe and you can withdraw your money through your bank account, also Guaranteed Payment.

This workshop will help you to know how to set your profile, how to search jobs, secrets of getting jobs, how to build a successful freelancing career and lots more.

Methodology

Interactive Lecture, PowerPoint Presentation, Video Demo, Practice, Question and answer session.

Contents of Training:

Details of Freelancing:
• What is Freelancing?
• Why people outsource services?

Freelance Marketplaces: Which one to choose & why
• Upwork
• Freelancer.com
• Elance

Job Opportunities:
• How Freelance Job Opportunities are increasing day by day?
• Major working domains like programming, web development, graphics design, online marketing, content writing, virtual assistance etc.

Quality of a Freelancer:
• Self-discipline
• Patience
• Time management skills
• Professionalism
• Flexibility
• Communication skills

Future of a Freelancer
• Who needs Freelancer?
• Freelance Economy
• Skills and affordability

Personal and Agency Account facts:
• Merits and Demerits of a Personal Account.
• Merits and Demerits of an Agency Account.

Marketplace (Upwork)
Introduction to Upwork:
• Upwork Popularity
• Secure and quick payment
• Free Membership
• Friendly Work Tools

Creating a new account:
• Name, Email ID and Verification

Summary of a Profile:
• Profile idea.
• Advantages of having a Profile.

Creating a professional profile (skill based):
• Freelancer’s Title
• Freelancer’s Portrait.
• Overview
• Video
• Skill
• Portfolio etc

Verification:
• Legal Documents

Test
• Upwork Readiness Test
• Skill Based Tests

Payment Withdrawal Process:
• Discussion on different Payment Methods
• Verification (Bank Account)

Job Search
Job Search Process:
• Upwork Menu (Find Work)
• Advance Search
• Keywords based search

Hourly and Fixed Price Jobs:
• Advantages and Disadvantages of Hourly Jobs.
• Advantages and Disadvantages of Fixed Price Jobs.

Client Details:
• What information you need to check about a Client

Applying for a Job:
• Job Details.
• Requirements
• Provided Documents

Cover Letter:
• Cover Letter Plan for Hourly Jobs.
• Cover Letter Plan for Fixed Price Jobs.

Pricing:
• How to fix hourly rate for a job.
• Fixed Price job rate.
• Upfront Payments.

Interview
Direct Interview:
• What is Direct Interview?
• How to respond?

Meet up (Communication) & Expression:
• Pronunciation
• Facial Expression
• Message/Private Message
• Skype / Google talk.

Work Details:
• Proof of your experience.

Accessories:
• Headphone with working mic
• Webcam.

Hiring
Upwork Menu:
• My Jobs
• Work Diary.
• Manual Hours.
• Delete Time.

Upwork Team Software:
• Download & using procedure

Service:
• Client’s works, demands and deadline.

Communication:
• Preferred way
• Time.

Project Delivery / Weekly Updates:
• After Completing Works and updates.

Feedback (after completing a job)
• Rating

Friendly Communication
• Relationship.

Payment Withdraw Details
Transaction Story:
• Details about every transaction.
• Withdrawal Process.

Upwork Rules & Guidelines:
• Profile Rules.
• Cover Letter Rules.
• Guarantee Facts.

Upwork Help Center:
• Getting to know Upwork Help Center
• Getting to know active local groups
• Other Accessories (Google Doc, Skype Dropbox)

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