Will Your Next Boss Be A Freelancer? - Forbes  14 hours, 44 minutes ago


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Will Your Next Boss Be A Freelancer?
Forbes
“They brought them back as contractors,” says Moran. “With the candidate shortage happening, lower unemployment and millennials wanting more contractual work, it's forcing organizations to be more accepting of bringing in a candidate on a contract basis.

 

Column: Working parents have two jobs — and both are important to the economy - PBS NewsHour  23 hours, 57 minutes ago


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Column: Working parents have two jobs — and both are important to the economy
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The majority (62 percent) of part-time workers choose part-time or freelance work for “non-economic reasons.” When asked why they work part-time, one in four cite caregiving obligations. A recent survey by the headhunter firm RecruitFi found that

 

How to Make the Transition From Full-time Employee to Freelancer - Business 2 Community  2 days, 12 hours ago


How to Make the Transition From Full-time Employee to Freelancer
Business 2 Community
Unless you are legally bound by a full-time contract that prohibits you from undertaking any type of freelance work, it is wise to adopt a proactive approach and begin your journey whilst employed in a 9-5 job. This can alleviate much of the financial

 

It Turns Out Millennials Really Aren't That Into Freelancing - Fortune  5 days, 19 hours ago


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It Turns Out Millennials Really Aren't That Into Freelancing
Fortune
Yet, as is often the case, the youngest workers are less tied to their companies compared to their older peers, which could prompt a bigger move to freelance work. While 55% of Baby Boomers say they are in a “committed partnership” with their employers

 

11 Best Sites to Find Freelance Work - Insider Monkey (blog)  1 week, 2 days ago


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11 Best Sites to Find Freelance Work
Insider Monkey (blog)
If you are looking for freelancing websites to earn some extra money, read on ahead to find out the 11 best sites to find freelance work. Freelancing is getting extremely popular these days as more and more people are moving toward it to earn

 

Tips for Landing Your First Freelance Job - Experts Exchange (blog)  1 week, 5 days ago


Experts Exchange (blog)

Tips for Landing Your First Freelance Job
Experts Exchange (blog)
Seems simple enough, except that in order to gain experience you must first land a job. This vicious cycle has affected even the most skilled among us, and although 80% of companies plan to substantially increase their freelance workforce in the coming 

 

10 Great Freelance And Part-Time Jobs For 2016 - Forbes  1 week, 6 days ago


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10 Great Freelance And Part-Time Jobs For 2016
Forbes
Because of the advancements in information technology and a rebounding economy – and a tighter job market – it's never been easier for freelancers and part-time workers to market themselves and find positions that work for them from employers almost 
Want to be a Freelancer? Here's What CareerCast Says You'd Make in These Top JobsGlamour
CareerCast Names 10 Great Freelance, Consulting or Part-Time JobsPR Newswire (press release)
• “Working independently can translate to unparalleled flexibility”Central Valley Business Times

 

Can't Wait to Freelance in the Gig Economy? Read This First - Huffington Post  2 weeks, 6 days ago


Can't Wait to Freelance in the Gig Economy? Read This First
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Many of us dream about quitting our mundane 9-to-5 desk job and pursuing the freedom and flexibility of a prosperous freelance career. With the rise of the gig economy and the growth of various platforms, there's very little stopping you from following

 

How to Compete for Freelance and Permanent Jobs at the Same Time - Money Magazine  3 weeks ago


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How to Compete for Freelance and Permanent Jobs at the Same Time
Money Magazine
In this volatile market, with many job seekers suffering periods of underemployment and outright joblessness, it's common to freelance when what you really want is a permanent full-time job. But it's a tricky balance. You need to promote yourself as a 

 

Freelance jobs disruptor poised to change the way you work - ArtsHub (subscription)  3 weeks, 1 day ago


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Freelance jobs disruptor poised to change the way you work
ArtsHub (subscription)
Seven West Media has now bought 15% of the company, which means a television network is now actively involved in the transformation of freelance work. Airtasker brings opportunities to people in the arts and screen sectors who are short of work or