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Latest Writer reviews

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May 2021
Best and worst job in the world
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Communications
Experience
10+ years
Organisation size
I'm self-employed
Specialisation
Travel writing
The good things
Being a writer is a lifestyle choice, one where passion overrides financial renumeration. It's the best job in the world, but also no way to make a living!
The challenges
You need to be disciplined and motivated, as you still have deadlines but no one standing over you.
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May 2021
Writing - work from home in your pyjamas and be paid accordingly
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Small (1-19 employees)
Specialisation
Creative
The good things
If you're a driven go-getter, freelance writing can be a good side job. Alas, the pay is rarely good and there is zero job security, but when you do get jobs it can be a nice little bit of pocket mone...
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Zero job security, low pay, and many other people going for the same roles.
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