Contract Workers

The 4 Essentials You Must Know to Hire Freelancers Effectively

Freelance workers can benefit your business. Make sure you are making the best use of their time -- and your money.

Jeffrey Dake

5 Things to Have in Place Before Hiring Freelancers

Businesses need to do a little prep work for the relationship to succeed.

Peter Daisyme

Is the Gig Economy Sustainable?

Working projects gives you flexibility but there are some harsh realities to long-term gigging.

Phil La Duke

Seeing Through the On-Demand Smoke Screen

The on-demand economy is not a fad, it is simply the continuing evolution of our workforce.

Alex Chriss

This Is How Instacart Is Reclassifying Contract Workers as Part-Time Employees

The on-demand grocery delivery company expects three-fourths of eligible workers to make the transition.

Laura Entis

Uber, Lyft Rebuffed in Bids to Deem Drivers Independent Contractors

The popular ride-hailing apps failed to persuade separate U.S. judges to rule that their drivers are independent contractors instead of employees.

Reuters

Uber, Lyft Face Crucial Courtroom Test Over Driver Benefits

Are their drivers independent contractors or employees?

Reuters

Small Business Is Using More Contractors

Like larger corporations, many small businesses are using outside help rather than hiring new employees.

Scott Shane

Tax Time: 1099s for Contractor Wages Made Easy

New IRS-approved web filing options make filing 1099 forms a breeze.