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The Freelancing Economy Has Seen Epic Growth
Radicals & Visionaries

The Freelancing Economy Has Seen Epic Growth

Millions have said goodbye to their nine to fives.
Rose Leadem
The 4 Essentials You Must Know to Hire Freelancers Effectively
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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
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5 Things to Have in Place Before Hiring Freelancers

Businesses need to do a little prep work for the relationship to succeed.
Peter Daisyme
4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Prepare to Engage With Today's Freelancers
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4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Prepare to Engage With Today's Freelancers

More and more contract workers are demanding job benefits without being stripped of their flexibility.
David Adams
From 'the Horse's Mouth': What Editor Feedback Can Teach You
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From 'the Horse's Mouth': What Editor Feedback Can Teach You

Always be graceful in response to criticism or a rejection, even if you're not feeling it.
Craig Corbett
4 Reasons Why Smart Companies Are Going Remote
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4 Reasons Why Smart Companies Are Going Remote

More young professionals are opting for remote work opportunities and freelancing -- here is how businesses can get in on the trend.
Peter Gasca
Why Relying on Gig Workers to Fill Your Skills Gap is Lazy
Radicals & Visionaries

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
Radicals & Visionaries

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