MY STORY

MY FREELANCING JOURNEY WITH SURGE

Embracing the Freelancing Journey

Starting freelancing is like sailing into unknown waters. Every challenge is a chance to grow. It’s about being your own boss, being creative, and dealing with uncertainty. My story is tied to the Surge Freelancing Marketplace. It’s been a journey from small beginnings to unexpected successes. Freelancing is full of ups and downs, and I’ve learned a lot along the way. Come along as I share my experiences, offering tips and stories to help others on their freelancing journey.

Embracing the Freelancing Journey

Starting freelancing is like sailing into unknown waters. Every challenge is a chance to grow. It’s about being your own boss, being creative, and dealing with uncertainty. My story is tied to the Surge Freelancing Marketplace. It’s been a journey from small beginnings to unexpected successes. Freelancing is full of ups and downs, and I’ve learned a lot along the way. Come along as I share my experiences, offering tips and stories to help others on their freelancing journey.

My Story with Surge Freelancing Marketplace

Last June marked the beginning of my freelancing journey. It all started when I stumbled upon the Surge Freelancing Marketplace Facebook page while scrolling through my feed. Little did I know that this discovery would pave the way for growth and opportunity in the freelancing world.

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Taking the First Steps

As a complete newbie to freelancing, I enrolled in the Social Media Management and Marketing Hybrid Course offered by Surge Freelancing Marketplace. Additionally, I availed of their VA Toolkit, which provided essential tools and resources for a smooth start.

A Game-Changing Intensive Training

Driven by my eagerness to learn, I took a significant leap by enrolling in the Masterclass Virtual Assistant in-person intensive training program. This experience was transformative, earning me recognition as the most outstanding student and a valuable bonus in enhancing my SEO skills.

Apprenticeships and Internships

To further boost my knowledge, I engaged in apprenticeships and internships, eventually earning the titles of :

Seizing and Expanding Expertise

As Surge Freelancing Marketplace celebrated its 7th year, I won a raffle prize, allowing me to enroll in free courses of my choice. Opting for the SEO in-depth course was pivotal, as it led to securing my first client focused on SEO services. To continue to expand my expertise, I enrolled in an in-depth course on digital marketing.

Coach Grace’s Birthday Sale

With Coach Grace’s special birthday sale, which offered a substantial discount on all courses, the adventure reached new heights. I took advantage of this chance and enrolled in two in-depth courses at Surge: Web Design and Chatbot Management and Marketing.

To stay updated with digital changes, I took a deep dive into digital marketing. This helped me become more skilled as a freelancer. Also, I realized the importance of managing finances, so I learned bookkeeping using my past experience as an auditor.

Continuous Learning and Growth

Embracing the ethos of lifelong learning, I seized the opportunity during Coach Grace’s special birthday sale, enrolling in Web Design, Chatbot Management, and Marketing courses. With a solid foundation, I ventured into bookkeeping at Surge and further enhanced my skills with the Masterclass Search Engine Optimization course.

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Hired via Surge Freelancing Platform

Hired as a skilled Web Designer and proficient Social Media Manager.

Hired via Surge In-House Hiring

Hired as Search Engine Optimization (SEO) VA and Social Media Manager.

I am a Proud Surge Student and MVA Graduate

Thanks to Surge, I secured an international client as an SEO Specialist.

Conclusion: A Remarkable Journey with Surge Freelancing Marketplace

My freelancing journey with Surge Freelancing Marketplace has been filled with learning, growth, and unexpected opportunities. It underscores the potential freelancing holds for those willing to invest time, effort, and a sprinkle of luck. With the right resources and determination to adapt, anyone can succeed in the freelancing world. Surge Freelancing Marketplace has been instrumental in my transformative journey, and I’m excited for what lies ahead.

I currently work as an SEO specialist for an international client, and I manage two clients through the Surge Hiring Platform as an SMM and an SEO VA.

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