Best practices

5 Things You Need To Consider Before Hiring Freelancers

I strongly agree with the notion that a business is only as good as its people. But, in today’s economy, those people don’t necessarily need to be full-time or in-house employees. Emerging technology, stagnating incomes, the rise of millennials, and other factors, are driving a fundamental shift in how workers find and earn income. Instead of 

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5 Proven Ways to be Successful in Your Freelance Career

5 Proven Ways to be Successful in your Freelance Career

In today’s unstable economy, freelancing is on the rise. In the U.S. alone, one in three workers are now doing freelance work. That’s 42 million Americans going without employer health insurance, 401(k) plans and flexible spending accounts. But it’s not all thick and thin — freelancing is often very fulfilling (for those who know). A 

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5 Tactics that’ll make you get more Jobs than the Average Freelancer

34% of freelancers i.e. writers, consultants, photographers, designers, and more—say securing work is their biggest challenge, according to a study by Contently. As the working economy shifts under our feet and businesses hire more freelancers, it’s now more important than ever to understand how to effectively navigate the freelance job market, especially if you’re new to 

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Leveraging Outsourcing For Business Growth - 7 Strategies

Leveraging on Outsourcing for Business Growth – 7 Strategies

Of all the tools available for growing your business, one of the least understood is outsourcing. It allows you to expand capacity without having to formally hire large numbers of new staff; without having to invest in new capital equipment, without leasing a larger commercial space; and without having to invest in development costs for 

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