Freelancers

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Is a Virtual Company the Best Option for Your Business?
Virtual Office

Is a Virtual Company the Best Option for Your Business?

Having a team that's happy to turn on their computers every day -- regardless of distance -- is what makes going virtual one of the best decisions.
Chelsea Berler
How to Incorporate Freelancers Into Your Business
Freelancers

How to Incorporate Freelancers Into Your Business

Looking beyond on-staff positions might be your company's answer to a skills gap, scaling with agility or finding new opportunities.
Rob Biederman
3 Secrets to Finding the Best Freelancer for Your Company
Freelancers

3 Secrets to Finding the Best Freelancer for Your Company

If you've been struggling to find someone with a certain skillset to join your team, it's time to look into hiring a freelancer.
Nathan Resnick
The Portfolio Life: A Surprising Route to Job Security
Careers

The Portfolio Life: A Surprising Route to Job Security

What if -- instead of thinking of your life's work as a monolithic activity -- you chose to see it as a complex group of interests, passions and activities?
Jeff Goins
Hacking Elance: How to Make Money Freelancing
Freelancers

Hacking Elance: How to Make Money Freelancing

You -- yes, you! -- can help someone with the skills and knowledge that you already have.
Daniel DiPiazza
Why You Should Constantly 'Fire' Yourself and Your Employees
Employee Management

Why You Should Constantly 'Fire' Yourself and Your Employees

With limited resources, your company doesn't have time for those tasks that can and should be automated or offloaded.
Andrew Cohen
Converting Your Freelance Hobby Into a Viable Business
Freelancing

Converting Your Freelance Hobby Into a Viable Business

These five tips will help you launch the career of your dreams.
Matt Keener
Everything You Need to Know About Hiring a Freelancer
Freelancers

Everything You Need to Know About Hiring a Freelancer

Before you hire a freelancer, it's good to understand what you're getting into and how to navigate through the process with less frustration and uncertainty.
Devon Campbell
3 Steps for Getting Over Your Fears of Starting a Freelance Business
Freelancers

3 Steps for Getting Over Your Fears of Starting a Freelance Business

Selling your skills directly to customers instead of an employer is scary, until you remember you are already paid for what you know how to do.
Daniel DiPiazza
The Difference Between a Solopreneur and a Side-Gigger (Infographic)
Solopreneur

The Difference Between a Solopreneur and a Side-Gigger (Infographic)

30 million people - young and old, men and women, part-time and full-time -- work as freelancers or independent workers in America.
Kate Taylor
The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?
Consulting

The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?

Leverage the skills you have into some side income. Teach a course. Do something you know.
Meiko Patton
7 Steps to Launch Your Freelancing Career Full-Time
Freelancers

7 Steps to Launch Your Freelancing Career Full-Time

Here's how you can prepare to dive into being your own boss for real.
Raubi Marie Perilli
4 Reasons Outsourcing Is No Longer a Dirty Word
Outsourcing

4 Reasons Outsourcing Is No Longer a Dirty Word

Hiring freelancers and part-timers can be cost effective, efficient and less stressful that taking on full-time staff.
Matt Keener
How to Prepare for the Future of Work
Trends

How to Prepare for the Future of Work

Employers can ready their companies and employees for the changes ahead in five critical ways.
Heather R. Huhman