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Why Relying on Gig Workers to Fill Your Skills Gap is Lazy
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Why Relying on Gig Workers to Fill Your Skills Gap is Lazy

The dazzle of the gig economy has blinded employers to the costs of high turnover and lack of continuity inherent in hiring temp workers.
Justin Gray
Why Working Multiple Jobs Will Be the New Normal
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Why Working Multiple Jobs Will Be the New Normal

If you're just thinking, 'gig economy,' you ain't seen nothing yet.
Greg Waldorf
5 Tips for Hiring Freelancers Who Will Boost Your Business
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5 Tips for Hiring Freelancers Who Will Boost Your Business

Finding the most effective talent means knowing where to look, how to exercise due diligence and when to walk away.
Eric Samson
The 7 Best Freelance Sites to Find Work
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The 7 Best Freelance Sites to Find Work

Searching for the so-called 'gig' economy? Here's where to find it.
Ellie Martin
How to Maintain Institutional Knowledge When Your Company Depends on Freelancers
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How to Maintain Institutional Knowledge When Your Company Depends on Freelancers

Every company built to last needs to preserve its institutional memory, That's tougher in the gig economy than it was in the 30-years-and-a-gold-watch economy.
Martin Konrad
Think Twice Because Your Freelancer Might Legally Be an Employee
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Think Twice Because Your Freelancer Might Legally Be an Employee

Regulations surrounding independent contractors are confusing but you don't want litigation to clarify their status.
Martin Konrad
How Teaching Can Help You Land More Business
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How Teaching Can Help You Land More Business

When freelancing gets competitive, teach others to stand out from the noise.
Walter Chen
8 Ways to Expand Your Home Business Without Leaving the House
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8 Ways to Expand Your Home Business Without Leaving the House

There are huge synergistic benefits to making all the small improvements that make sense.
Drew Hendricks
3 Profound Ways Self Employment Is Changing Our Lives
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3 Profound Ways Self Employment Is Changing Our Lives

Freelancers are changing the infrastructure, processes and skills needed for the future workplace.
Alex Chriss
5 Reasons Clients Won't Work With Freelancers (And How to Fix It)
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5 Reasons Clients Won't Work With Freelancers (And How to Fix It)

Make sure you aren't making these mistakes and pushing away potential clients and revenue.
Raubi Marie Perilli
Freelancers Make Up 34 Percent of the U.S. Workforce. Here's How to Find, Hire and Manage Them.
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Freelancers Make Up 34 Percent of the U.S. Workforce. Here's How to Find, Hire and Manage Them.

As full-time employees shift to non-employees in the age of the "gig economy," you've got to learn how to handle this external workforce.
Martin Konrad
4 Ways to Successfully Blend Gig Workers Into Your Team
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4 Ways to Successfully Blend Gig Workers Into Your Team

Getting the best from every team member is a challenge now that not everybody is full time at the same office.
Heather R. Huhman
8 Businesses for Entrepreneurs Seeking Success Working From Home
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8 Businesses for Entrepreneurs Seeking Success Working From Home

More and more people are opting to take freelance jobs, giving them a flexible schedule and a handsome paycheck.
Toby Nwazor