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8 Great Time-Tracking Apps for Freelancers
Control What You Can

8 Great Time-Tracking Apps for Freelancers

With so many time-tracking apps out there, picking the right one for you shouldn't be hard.
Cynthia Johnson
If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now
Motivation and Retention

If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now

Many businesses don't realize how much they rely on contract workers until they quit because they were never appreciated.
Rick Martinez
5 Indications That 'Side-Gigging' Is More Than a Fad
Freelancers

5 Indications That 'Side-Gigging' Is More Than a Fad

Side jobs are becoming a better and better option, thanks to apps and mobile technology.
Greg Waldorf
The Secret to Transitioning from Freelancer to Entrepreneur
The Grind

The Secret to Transitioning from Freelancer to Entrepreneur

If you're stuck in a bad self-employment situation, fire yourself and start building something that doesn't require you to trade dollars for your hours
Michael Luchies
Why the Self-Employed Will Finally Have a Bigger Voice in 2016
Self-Employment

Why the Self-Employed Will Finally Have a Bigger Voice in 2016

With contract work eclipsing traditional full-time jobs, issues plaguing the growing on-demand economy need to be addressed this year.
Alex Chriss
Digital Marketing Agencies' Rates and Services Cost Less Than You Think
Freelancers

Digital Marketing Agencies' Rates and Services Cost Less Than You Think

An Entrepreneur contributor wanted to know what digital content work costs these days. So she asked.
Alexandra Tachalova
How I Tripled My Salary in Less Than One Year After Getting Fired
Performance Ignited

How I Tripled My Salary in Less Than One Year After Getting Fired

This Entrepreneur contributor also rejected bad clients, set his own hourly rates and worked at something he loved.
Han-Gwon Lung
How to Screen Freelance Writers
Freelancers

How to Screen Freelance Writers

You want to work with freelancers who really know the material and can be counted on to deliver a high-quality finished product.
Kaleigh Moore
6 Must-Dos When Hiring a Freelancer
Freelancers

6 Must-Dos When Hiring a Freelancer

Make sure both parties understand up-front exactly what's needed.
Jonathan Long
Court Denies Uber's Request to Appeal Class-Action Status of U.S. Driver Lawsuit
Uber

Court Denies Uber's Request to Appeal Class-Action Status of U.S. Driver Lawsuit

The lawsuit was filed by drivers who wish to be deemed employees.
How to Deal With 4 Types of Impossible Clients
Client Relationship Management

How to Deal With 4 Types of Impossible Clients

Just because a client is difficult doesn't mean you can't keep him or her happy.
Matt Keener
6 Ways to Avoid the Dreaded Bad Hire
Hiring

6 Ways to Avoid the Dreaded Bad Hire

Don't let recruiting mistakes cost your bottom line.
Brian Sutter
5 Essentials for Freelancers to Work Smarter Instead of Harder
Productivity

5 Essentials for Freelancers to Work Smarter Instead of Harder

Nobody cares how hard you work. People only care how much you get done.
John Rampton
The 5 Ws of Outsourcing Your Company's Content Creation
Data-Driven Marketing

The 5 Ws of Outsourcing Your Company's Content Creation

Content creation can get a bit out of hand, especially if you've made the brave decision to outsource some of the work. Trying to keep quality high, content on time and projects organized feels like a full-time job.
Aaron Agius