Atena Juszko, ELT Editor | Writer | Project Manager

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Freelance business resolutions

Freelance business resolutions

A lot of us make a list of New Year's resolutions, but have you thought of resolutions for your business? Yes, even if you’re a solopreneur you still run a

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January 1, 2021
Tracking freelance projects, invoices and payments

Tracking freelance projects, invoices and payments

The end of the year is near which for me is a time when I reflect on the projects I worked on, the hours I spent working, and the amount

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December 4, 2020
How I manage my freelance workload

How I manage my freelance workload

I’ve been working in ELT publishing for around 15 years now and the way I track my workload has always been the same regardless of my employment status (employee or

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November 19, 2020
Six MORE things I’ve learned from being a freelancer during a pandemic

Six MORE things I’ve learned from being a freelancer during a pandemic

It’s been almost half a year since my last post – the one on six things I’ve learned from being a freelancer during a pandemic. I was really hoping that

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November 18, 2020
Six things I’ve learned from being a freelancer during a pandemic

Six things I’ve learned from being a freelancer during a pandemic

Freelancing is a risky business at the best of times, add to that a pandemic and we now have many freelancers in dire straits. Publishing houses have had to re-think

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July 1, 2020
How to self-publish your own ELT materials

How to self-publish your own ELT materials

This post was written by guest writer Dorothy Zemach. Dorothy taught English, French, and Japanese for over 25 years in Asia, Africa, and the US. She holds an MA in

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June 29, 2020
Sentence Transformations B1: Part II (Egzamin Ósmoklasisty: parafraza zdań)

Sentence Transformations B1: Part II (Egzamin Ósmoklasisty: parafraza zdań)

This is the second ebook in the sentence transformation series. It's been written with the Polish grade 8 exam in mind, but it can also help students prepare for secondary

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June 14, 2020
Get inspired by … Jayne Wildman

Get inspired by … Jayne Wildman

Jayne Wildman has been involved in ELT for 30 years. She first started teaching children and teenagers in 1988. After teaching in Spain, Italy and the UK, Jayne spent several

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June 6, 2020
Nature Scavenger Hunt

Nature Scavenger Hunt

I've never been into writing early-primary materials, but since I've been helping my kindergartner with her home-learning, this age group has grown on me. Inspired by a book that my

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May 20, 2020