Guys Guide To Spring Cleaning

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There comes a time in every mans life where he must move out of home to go off to study or move cities for work which means it’s time to start picking up after yourself. You might look the part but your bachelor pad has to match in order to impress your mates. Here’s our [Read More]

IKEA Furniture Hacks

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IKEA furniture comes and goes like the changing of seasons due to moving, different design taste or just broken. However it doesn’t have to end up on the street for council pick-up, instead you could repurpose it for something else. We’ve stumbled across some great IKEA hacks that will breathe life back into your furniture. [Read More]

Spring Cleaning Checklist

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Cleaning the house from the ceiling to floor can seem like an overwhelming task however if you’re organised and prepared with all your equipment and products the home cleaning will be over before you know it. To help you get started, we’ve created this simple spring cleaning checklist. Hallway/ General area – Dust lighting fixtures [Read More]

5 Foods To Clean Your Home

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It’s hard to believe that cleaning products we’ve come to depend on for home cleaning such as Napisan and Spray n’ Wipe didn’t always exist. These modern products are made up of complex chemical combinations however did you know that some foods can produce similar chemicals reactions. It mainly has to do with acidity levels [Read More]

Event Planning with Airtasker

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Putting on the perfect event for a wedding, birthday or even just a dinner party can be fun but also stressful if it’s not something you particularly enjoy. With people leading increasingly busy lives they’re turning to Airtasker for event organisers to help pull off the perfect party. Here is some event planning inspiration for [Read More]

Top 5 Cleaning Blogs

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There are a plethora of blogs on the Internet that are filled with house cleaning tips, stain removal tricks and even how to clean organically. So I thought I’d share some of the ones I love to read and get inspiration from to try at home and also share with Airtaskers. Here are our top [Read More]

House Cleaning With A Toothbrush: How To

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What’s the one item we all use daily that will clean even the trickiest of hard to reach spots? Believe it or not, it’s your toothbrush. Drains, tap fixtures, lampshades and cheese graters… the list is endless. But this handy inexpensive tool will make your house cleaning much simpler. So that you can introduce it [Read More]

10 Spring Cleaning Hacks

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The days are longer and a little warmer, yes that’s right it’s finally Spring again! However that also means it’s time to de-clutter and give your house a good spring clean. Although the extra work can make it seem like a monstrous weekend-long chore, we’ve collected a few simple hacks that will see you finished [Read More]

5 Steps To A Successful Career Change

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Are you unhappy in your job or perhaps just disinterested in it? Good news – you’re not alone and you can do something about it. Taking the big leap and changing careers is scary, there’s no hiding that, but there are a few steps that you can take for some reassurance and help. It’s important [Read More]

10 Amaysim Tips For Curing Frigophobia

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Think snow, ice, cold, winter… Do those words give you goose bumps? Well it sounds like you’ve got a fear of coldness or not so commonly known as Frigophobia. This phobia is not just a fear of the cold but also cold things such as ice blocks. The easiest but also most financially impossible fix [Read More]

Price Guide: Airtasker Tasks

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Not sure what to price an Airtasker task? We’ve put together a clever cheat sheet so you know exactly what to budget for and set the price of your next task. This makes it simpler and quicker to post a task. Please note: The amounts below are just a rough guide to get you started [Read More]

How To: Use Online Outsourcing

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The relatively new concept of online outsourcing is being discovered by more and more small businesses everyday, pioneering an exciting new segment of the human resources industry which is experiencing phenomenal growth. For years now, we’ve been using communication channels like noticeboards, newspapers and even online classifieds. Well, the new wave of online outsourcing being [Read More]

Time Management Tips

Ask a co-worker or friend to name three things they could improve on and I bet that time management is one of them. It is something I strive to improve everyday but sometimes it’s a struggle to figure out how to do it in the most efficient way. Sure there are books, courses, slideshares and [Read More]

Top 5 Biggest Outsourcing Mistakes

Businesses large and small are outsourcing both product and services more than ever before. Not only are they utlising traditional outsourcing methods, but companies are turning to online outsourcing for a more cost-effective approach. As a conservative attitude towards the world economy lingers, online marketplaces such as Airtasker that offer a quick and efficient outsourcing [Read More]

Top Gardening Tips

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Gardens are the first thing someone sees when visiting your home and one of the most important things to have looking superb when buying or selling. Keeping a well-maintained garden isn’t has hard as you may think and we want to help you with some simple gardening secrets. Whether you’re a well-seasoned pro or a [Read More]

10 Start-up Productivity Tips

Most productivity advice is complete rubbish and if you’re working in a startup like me, you’re probably laser-focused right now on a bunch of “super important” things like growing traffic, driving sales or optimizing landing pages. But in the past few years, I’ve found myself going through periods in which I was working hard for [Read More]

Top Computer & IT tasks

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Websites are now a must-have for every business no matter if you’re software company or the local pizza shop. However with technology rapidly changing so must your business and fast. It’s this quick pace of change which catches a lot of businesses out as they look for quick solutions for building and updating websites, design, [Read More]

Top Business Tasks

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Small companies and entrepreneurs have a common problem trying to get the little day-to-day things done, distracting their focus from the bigger long-term gains. It’s not only budgets that are holding smaller companies back from employing the staff required but also not having enough work to justify a full-time or part-time role. This is when [Read More]

Top Marketing Tasks

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Successful marketing campaigns usually come down to great strategy and planning, however it doesn’t often require a huge team throughout the entire process, but rather just the implementation towards the end. Businesses are able to achieve maximum exposure during the implementation period by a hiring marketing ‘army’ in a low-cost and efficient way via online [Read More]

Getting an ABN (Australian Business Number)

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Do I need an ABN? When completing a task, a Task Poster may request the person completing the task (the Airtasker) to provide an ABN. An ABN is an Australian Business Number, which businesses and independent contractors use when dealing with the Australian Tax Office (ATO) or other government departments.  If the Task Poster is asking [Read More]

How to write a good task post:

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Whilst there is no such thing as a “good” or a “bad” posted task, here are some simple tips that can help get your task completed as easily and quickly as possible: The Do’s:  1. Details – When describing your task, be as detailed as possible and include any specific skills, experience or equipment required [Read More]