Independent Contractors

A Game Plan for Introducing Flexible Talent

With flexibility flooding workplaces across the world, leaders must now determine how to incorporate flexible, contracted workers into their workforce for increased agility.

Using a CRM to Manage and Support Independent Contractor Sales Agents

For businesses with independent contractor sales reps, a customer relationship management system can help hire, train, deploy and manage these teams.

Austin Mac Nab

Employee or Freelancer: Which One Do I Need?

Discover the pros and cons of hiring a freelancer and learn when it really does make more sense to bring on an employee instead.

Laura Briggs

7 Things to Look for When Hiring Experts

Tips to help guide you in selecting the right expert to get the job done.

FlexTal

Why Brands are Ditching Their Agencies for New, High-Growth, Venture-Backed Business Models

Well-vetted, expert contractors are disrupting the agency model, boosting KPIs, and providing a more valuable return on investment.

FlexTal

Independent Workers Are Essential and Deserve a Fair Deal

Google's 'two-tier' workforce reveals a dependence on contract and temporary help and highlights the need to change how companies engage with independent workers

Brent Messenger

The Art of Knowing When to Hire and When to Contract

Employees are for important tasks that aren't going away. Hire good contractors when you need to get finished with something in particular.

Miles Jennings

The Surprising Reality Is Freelancers Are Happy and Prospering

The gig economy proves that independent contract work is much more than something to do between jobs. It can be a full-time career.

How 'Unconventional' Workers Can Be the Answer to Your Company Culture Woes

Offering freelance positions at your company is no longer about worker desperation but worker convenience.

Those Who Talk About It and Those Who Be About It

Posers think entrepreneurship is glamorous. Real entrepreneurs know the gritty work of keeping a business open and a payroll met is anything but.

William Bauer

4 Reasons to Consider Contractors Before Full-Time Employees

Learn to leverage independent contractors for greater productivity and stability in your business.

Candace Sjogren

10 Ways to Keep Your Contractors Happy Without Paying More

There ways to keep your contractors happy without paying them more so they continue to produce quality work.

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