Work Market Launches Next Generation Enterprise Freelance Management ... - DigitalJournal.com  19 hours, 56 minutes ago

Work Market Launches Next Generation Enterprise Freelance Management ...
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Work Market, the SaaS solution that helps companies easily engage and manage their freelance and independent contractor workforce, announces today the launch of new features that allow enterprise organizations to more easily identify and engage with 

 

How to use the internet to find freelance work - lovemoney.com  1 day, 1 hour ago

How to use the internet to find freelance work
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For freelancers, it's an easy way to reach a huge audience of potential employers. When you register you'll need to create a profile and list your relevant skills. People in need of a worker will then post a job they need doing, and if your skills

 

How to Turn a Freelance Job into a Full-Time Career - The Fiscal Times  3 days, 19 hours ago

How to Turn a Freelance Job into a Full-Time Career
The Fiscal Times
The labor market may be improving, but it's still very much an employer's market. Even with hiring on the increase, the number of new full-time jobs being created continues to lag. This is partly why a third of workers are now freelancers, according to

 

Analysis The casualisation of Australia's workforce is nothing to panic about - The Guardian  1 week ago


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Analysis The casualisation of Australia's workforce is nothing to panic about
The Guardian
The survey released on Thursday of 1,049 adults, conducted by Edelman Berland on behalf of the online workplace company Elance-oDesk, suggests that up to 30% of Australians are doing some form of freelance work. The findings show that both workers 

 

Freelance still runs on word of mouth - NEWS.com.au  1 week, 1 day ago

Freelance still runs on word of mouth
NEWS.com.au
FRAGMENT the economy into ever-more efficient units - freelancers who can start and stop assignments on a moment's notice. Toss in 21st century technology - communication that can pass job assignments around the world in less than a second. AND you 

 

Netherlands – Contract and freelance work on the rise, but changes ahead with ... - Staffing Industry Analysts (subscription)  2 weeks ago

Netherlands – Contract and freelance work on the rise, but changes ahead with ...
Staffing Industry Analysts (subscription)
Mr den Ronden also expects there to be a further increase in the number of companies hiring freelancers and contract workers: “As of January 2015, the first phase of the Work and Security Act will start to come into force. Many people are not fully

 

The Freelance Economy Still Runs on Word of Mouth - blogs.hbr.org (blog)  2 weeks, 1 day ago

The Freelance Economy Still Runs on Word of Mouth
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We may well be entering a new age of work, in which tasks can be sliced into bite-sized chunks and allotted online to freelancers all over the planet. But we're not quite there yet, according to a new survey conducted for MBO Partners, which provides 

 

'Solopreneurs' Redefining Work - BusinessNewsDaily  2 weeks, 3 days ago


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'Solopreneurs' Redefining Work
BusinessNewsDaily
The research defines an independent worker as anyone over age 21 who describes his or her job status as independent consultant/contractor, self-employed worker, freelance worker, temporary worker, fixed-term contract worker, on-call worker or small 

 

Freelancers aren't slackers! The New York Times gets Portland — and ... - Salon  3 weeks, 2 days ago


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Freelancers aren't slackers! The New York Times gets Portland — and ...
Salon
None of these jobs have been 9–5, and none have come with a steady paycheck, but I've been working steadily for all these years. My husband did work in an office for two years while his freelance work was slow, but he is now back to full-time freelancing.

 

Considering Freelance Work? 5 Tips to Maintain Your Financial Health - NerdWallet (blog)  3 weeks, 3 days ago


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Considering Freelance Work? 5 Tips to Maintain Your Financial Health
NerdWallet (blog)
Moving from employment to freelancing doesn't only require a shift in office locations, but a shift in finances. It's a risky venture, but an increasing number of Americans are taking the plunge, and for many, it's paying off. If you're considering a