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AndreaG
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New here? Please introduce yourself!

Hey all!

 

Welcome to the Upwork Community! Check out this list of Upwork Community offerings and explore how you can participate, attend events, learn best practices, and become even more successful with Upwork.

 

To kick start your community journey, we recommend introducing yourself to your fellow. Using the questions weโ€™ve provided (or a style all your own), reply to this post and tell us a little about yourself!

 

  1. What field do you work in, and where are you located?
  2. What are you hoping to learn from other members? 
  3. What (or who) inspires you?

 

~Andrea
Upwork
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AndreaG
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Hi all,

This thread has been closed from further replies due to its size. We appreciate your participation in the Community and welcome you to continue the conversation on this new thread.

Thank you!

~Andrea
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93fc2735
Community Member

Hey! I am here newbee for upwork. please help find job in relevant fields.

a3c19552
Community Member

Hello all,

 

Inventory Management, Data Entry, Purchase Orders;  Sales  Orders; etc is my domain and i can handle that from far.

harrygrewal02
Community Member

Hi Upwork Family,

 

My name's Harmandeep. I'm a CPA based in Los Angeles. I'd love some tips or best practices from the pros on here.

 

Thanks in advance!

 

 

70c9f043
Community Member

Hi,

I'm Levon, an Audio Engineer and Sound Designer with years of experience in audio production and refinement.

I'm here to meet new people to work with. I have engineered audio for documentaries, tv shows, youtube, audiobooks, and podcasts. Also I can refine audio content, elimitane background noises, clicks and hums.

653f4b80
Community Member

I have worked  in the accounting and customer service field for a while and, i and also worked in resurants most of my life and i have worked every position because of me. i am from a small town in south Ga. called waycross.  I hope to learn everything there is to know about this field of study. all the hard times i have had in life is what motivates me.

22a9a047
Community Member

Hi Andria am new here.

cbb580b6
Community Member

Hi I am Alvy Cordero 24 years old from the Philippines. I am a risk consulting associate at KPMG - PH. I am in Metro Manila Philippines. 

I am hoping to learn how to be successful in my career, I also look forward for new learning and experience that you might share with me as I am starting my journey. I look forward to work and explore more. 

My inspiration is my family. I want to be successful to help them and give back to everything that have given me. 

ccf4669e
Community Member

Hi All,
I am Indhumathi, and I reside in Riga, Latvia. I have been here for almost a year and a half, but my job search has not been successful. Up work caught my attention and I created an account to become a freelancer.

As a Certified Scrum Master, I am interested in learning project management, and it would be great if people could help me land my first job. I have a strong interest in learning new things and am open to any job that would fit my profile.

Agile is my top inspiration because it teaches consistency in delivering value.

It would be great if I get any help to crack my first job. Any feedback on how to improve my profile would be greatly appreciated.

--Indhumathi

c38d6033
Community Member

1 My name is Janet Moses

   My field is based on health

   Nigeria

2 am hoping to learn on how to service     the client

3  AI artificial intelligence inspired me

01f0fab1
Community Member

Hello every one!

I am Muhammad Nur from Nigeria, Computer Scientist and also expart on Digital Marketing. We are here to archive our goal and we are ready to tech and also learn. 

                                    Thank you!

e592f113
Community Member

Hi everyone,

 

My name is Darius Barsony, and I'm thrilled to be joining this vibrant community of freelancers here on Upwork. As an MSc student in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam, I bring a passion for cutting-edge technology and a knack for creative problem-solving to every project.

With a deep-seated love for exchanging ideas through meaningful conversations, I'm an outgoing individual who thrives in collaborative environments. I believe that the best solutions arise from the collective power of diverse perspectives, and I'm eager to connect with fellow freelancers to embark on exciting ventures together.

My academic journey has immersed me in the realms of Deep Learning, Geometric Deep Learning, and Reinforcement Learning, and I'm eager to leverage this knowledge to tackle challenging projects. Alongside my studies, I've also had the privilege of gaining practical experience as a freelance AI consultant, developing bespoke solutions that empower students and educators alike.

Beyond the world of code and algorithms, I find joy in exploring the art of stand-up comedy, delving into philosophical musings, and hitting the basketball court for a spirited game. These diverse interests fuel my creativity and add an extra dimension to the work I do.

I'm looking forward to collaborating, learning, and growing together with all of you.

 

**Edited for Community Guidelines**

manikaas
Community Member

Hi all! My name is Manikaa and I am new to upwork. I am a digital marketing specialist, based in the UK. I have been working full time within a variety of industries for the past 10 years. I hope to meet other digital marketing freelancers who can help me navigate my way around upwork and share ideas/collaborate!

Hi manika , 

I hope you are doing well ..can we connect personally regarding the work collaboration as i am paid ads specialist from india. And i am new to upwork

9b7fe5ec
Community Member

Hello Andrea, 

I'm Jeff ๐Ÿ™‚

I'm a Paid Digital Marketing specialist, specialising in Paid Search and Paid Social.  I've just recently joined the Upwork community and I'm looking forward to finding work, collaborating with fellow digital marketing specialists and growing my overal professional network. 

 

I've also just recently gotten my first offer, but I can't seem to accept it. Would you be in a position to help? Or could you refer me to someone who might? Please see a screenshot of the error below.

Great to be part of the team and looking forward to hearing from you ๐Ÿ™‚

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Hi

5711c6c6
Community Member

''Experienced data entry professional with a keen eye for accuracy and efficiency. Proficient in data processing, Excel, and attention to detail. Dedicated to delivering high-quality work on time." And marketing.

I am trying to get job but still didn't get any. Please evaluate my profile and let me know if there are any adjustments I need make.

 

https://www.upwork.com/freelancers/~013cda62b09fa85c65

3a113252
Community Member

Hi, M A Latif, I am new here and find job you will like to help me

3a113252
Community Member

Hi, I am new here. I want to find a job where I will do use my knowledge and skill. Thank you and hoping for any opportunity .

xitij003
Community Member

Hey everyone! 

 

I'm excited to join the Upwork Community as a CAD designer and mechanical designer. I have expertise in using Solidworks for design and have been working in this field for the past few years. I am located in India and have a passion for creating innovative designs that solve real-world problems.

I'm hoping to learn from other members about best practices in freelancing, tips for success on Upwork, and effective ways to market my CAD design skills. I believe that continuous learning and exposure to different perspectives can greatly enhance my skills and help me excel in this field.

I'm looking forward to connecting with fellow freelancers, sharing experiences, and building a strong network within the Upwork Community. Let's learn and grow together!

Hello Patel

Thank you! That's what it's all about, learning and growing together. Sharing our experiences and clearing doub

ts we encounter along the way.

a2bd3254
Community Member

Hi, I am new to upwork and freelancing as a whole, I do data entry jobs and I would really appreciate any tips or guidelines.

Hi Nana. I have a few months on the platform and I am also Data Entry. I haven't gotten any job yet. but it helps just to enter the Upwork Academy, especially to understand how the platform works. I hope you will find a job here very soon.
Welcome.

da63bc21
Community Member

Hola soy Abelardo Arias Perez  estoy empezando en el campo de la entrada de datos en Excel y mi ubicaciรณn esta en Colombia.

Espero seguir las recomendaciones de compaรฑeros que tienen experiencia en mi campo y en la plataforma para tener buenos resultados.   

Me inspira la calidad de vida que se puede obtener con esta forma de trabajar y tambiรฉn por que me gusta el manejo de datos.

49495eee
Community Member

I am Jennifer D from the West Indies, Jamaica.  I am finding Upwork Training Academy very informative.  However, it seem to be taking me longer than I thought to get started on a job.  Can someone guide me through a faster process?

Hi Jennifer, I suggest you start looking at jobs and submitting your proposals now. Go back to the Upwork Academy to continue completing the training, but don't stop. If you need help in the process, use "?" at the top right, next to your profile picture on Upwork.

b3a4fd9d
Community Member

Hi All,

I'm Troy, a Finance professional and Excel enthusiast of 20 plus years in the auto industry in Michigan.

I joined Upwork to take charge of how and when I work, so I intend to study what is and isn't effective for others toward that goal.

I'm inspired by anyone who can be their own boss, so I think I stumbled onto the right site!

Hi Troy

I agree with you that Upwork is the best way to achieve this. I hope that very soon we will be our own bosses.

ftmsdq
Community Member

Hey Upworkers,

I have been a freelance content writer crafting quality blog posts for almost three years for local clients (some were international, but the work was ghostwritten and outsourced from local clients).

I am from Pakistan and am learning a lot of things via two platforms, especially:

From Upwork (my all-time go-to place when I want to get inspiration for my new blog topic from my niche) 

Another is LinkedIn (Where I often roam around to find like-minded people from my niche and learn new trends from the experience of various professionals to get knowledge about practical aspects of my niche.)

I am inspired by Neil Patel, Alex Cattoni, Khalil Ullah Khan, Brian Dean, and many more.

5facc707
Community Member

Hi all 

I'm Sheela very new to this platform 

I am admin and clerical person love to do desk jobs to increase my income 

I love writing reading 

I live in London UK 

I need you suggestion's on getting jobs 

I do some painting too 

love to be touch in the community to enhance my skills to get suitable jobs

 

4fef9b01
Community Member

Hello dear freelancers, I am Natnael. I am graphics designer, video editor & developer who lives in the origin of humanity Ethiopia. I am looking forward to learn how to freelance professionally. The reason that i chose to become a freelancer is to become financially developed and to get Income doing What i love todo. if there is anyone who want to help me reach my life goal, I am open for Conversation.

1ac9aa53
Community Member

Hi there I'm Krisna, a dedicated and creative video editing expert with three years of hands-on experience in the field. My passion for storytelling and visual aesthetics drives my commitment to delivering top-notch video content that captivates audiences. I'm from Bali, Indonesia.

I hope to learn to be successful in career like others member in Upwork and i can get my first client here.

I really inspired by Youtubers who success in Upwork.

Currently, I'm working as freelance real estate agent in Bali, I love to make a content about real estate for social media (TikTok, Instagram Reels, YT shorts).

Nice to meet you all ๐Ÿ™‚

bonama
Community Member

Hello,  I am new to this site, a sports agent, a sports coach, and a certified customer care professional. I am equally a digital marketing strategist. Hope to learn more and collaborate with the Upwork community. 

116b9d7e
Community Member

I'm a graphic designer that  specializes in developing and implementing a unique and original  design that exclusively identifies organization, business in a productive ways that true to be called a brand. I'm committed in helping you create a distinctive and timeless design that distinguishes your brand. With five years of experience in the field

1b1f45a0
Community Member

Hello! My name is Gracie and I am A new Freelance writer, i also do digital marketing and my oown social media blog posts! I am 19 years old and have had an ambition since a young age to create my own business, I thought now would be a good time as i am as motivated and determined as ever to make myself successful. I am located in upstate New York and am very passionate about writing as it is an outlet for me!

    I am hoping to learn from other members how to drive more traffic to my social media accounts and how to be successful in freelance writing!

     I am inspired by all of the young women my age who put themselves out there and created their own successful online businesses!

 

b15ab400
Community Member

Hello Everyone, I am Ogonye from Nigeria. I am obviously new to Upwork but don't intend to stay "new" for so long that's why I joined this community to help expose me on how to best get jobs and become the best in my field.

 

I am copywriter

writer and I profread as well. Having keen eyes for details and paying attention without paying attention is one of my strongest points. 

53905bc4
Community Member

my name is Muhammad shumail.. i m denim jeans manufactured & seller... i m from Pakistan... i want learn freelancing here .... 

116b9d7e
Community Member

I'm a graphics designer that specializes in exclusively identifies organization, business in a productive ways that true to be called a brand.

2cf5825c
Community Member

I'm located in Central Ma. I haven't worked for a very long time do to something that happened that causes PTSD and social anxiety. I am really trying to get back into the work force because, hey, let's face it... everyone needs to work to survive out here. I used to be an office manager for an Electrical company and did accounts payable and recievable for UPS for about a year before I relocated to South Carolina. I know I have a LOT to do to prove my worthiness with training and trust. You gotta start somewhere. I'm not giving up yet.

a7bdb047
Community Member

Hello everyone!

This is Mary, I am from Venezuela and I work as a customer service representative, but I want to begin working as a virtual assistant; I am new in Upwork and I would like to see tips for finding a good job for me; my inspiration is my mother, she is the person I want to be like someday. 

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