News and Articles About Freelancers
Zero hour contracts, already common in UK and Europe, are likely to catch on in the US.
While those who work project by project are integral part of the U.S. workforce, a startup needs to take measures of protection.
If you inadvertently classify an employee as a contractor in the hopes of saving money, you may be putting your business in serious danger.
While being an entrepreneur can be thought of as a sexy career path, it can be tough. To test the waters, start out freelancing.
Freelancer.com highlights five booming trends in Internet-related jobs.
If you feel your skills and ideas are not being utilized, perhaps you need to build yourself up with these tips.
Our expert advises a reader about how to hire smart on a budget.
If your business is stalled, you may be making a few of these simple mistakes. Thankfully, these errors can be easily fixed.
As content continues to reign supreme in the online world, here are a few ways to make sure your information is top-notch.
Putting these bits on paper will also help you plan our your app strategy in advance.
When you're first starting out, you need to build your reputation. Here's how to increase your chances in landing your first few gigs.
Becoming a subcontractor allows you to more easily build your business, but there are certain stipulations to keep in mind.
Both outside firms and internal hires have their advantages and disadvantages. We break down what you can expect.
Contently, a startup transforming the way journalists and marketing companies do business, has raised $9 million in Series B funding.
Prevent a slow period by taking on more work than you need. Here are some suggestions to get there.
Shane Snow used his journalism background to found an online platform connecting writers and corporate clients. In the process, he's learned how good, old fashioned storytelling can boost branding.
Dispop sources click-worthy banner-ad proposals from a network of designers.
There's a right way and a wrong way to staff up for the holidays. Here are a few tips for keeping you on track and out of the IRS's headlights.
Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?
Even as the freelance economy continues to grow, Hewlett-Packard and other large tech companies are coming down on work-from-home arrangements.
The TV personality on the allure of being an entrepreneur and blazing your own path in business.
Small businesses are becoming increasingly reliant on freelancers to get even their core business functions done, including accounting, report writing and preparing PowerPoint presentations.
Freelancers Union founder is elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Tips for organizing your financial life from the authors of 'The Money Book for Freelancers, Part-Timers, and the Self-Employed.'