Or You Can Find Happiness at Work.

Kevin is 28 years old and lives in San Francisco. He works as a developer at a large cloud computing company, making $165k a year — enough to afford him a decent lifestyle in one of America’s most expensive cities.

However, Kevin lives far below his means. He rents a…

An Unexplored Paradise in the Cyclades

What do you think of when I say “Greece”?

Let me guess: islands.

Greek islands, known for their spectacular beaches and breathtaking sunsets, are probably amongst the world’s most popular summer destinations. Recent estimates place the number of Greek islands between 1,000 and 6,000 and, although the number of inhabited…

A Survival Guide for Foreigners, Pt. 1

“When can you start?”

This question always sounds exciting and promising, especially when you are being hired by your dream company.

Answering this question in the appropriate way, though, is very important and requires time and information, especially if your dream company is located in a different country.

“When would…

The new service will compete directly with other freelance hiring sites like Upwork and Fiverr.

The move hasn’t been announced yet, but the Microsoft-owned professional network is developing a new service called Marketplaces to let its members find and book freelancers, according to The Informant.

The service is similar to platforms like Fiverr and Upwork, which focus on white-collar work such as consulting, writing, software…

Giulia Penni

Copywriter @ Persado. Logophile. Lifelong learner. I don’t write to impress. I write to inform, entertain, inspire. Thanks for your time!

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