Snagajob has been around since 2000, and is the top-rated job placement and job matching site in the USA. It has won numerous industry awards and is the ‘go to’ website for over 300,000 American businesses which are looking for employees. The boast on the website is that they delivered 4 million job postings in… Continue reading SnagAJob Review
There are many stereotypes and generalizations about millennials, one of the most common being that they are lazy job-hoppers who don’t stay long enough at a job to develop a career. Reports such as this one by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, seems to support this view, showing that an average young adult has held 6.2… Continue reading What Makes Self-Employment So Attractive For Millennials?
This month Olatunji spoke with Natalia from WRKSHP, the makers of the mobile game Battle Camp. Read on to find out what Natalia has to say about hiring freelancers and how this practice helps to improve WRKSHPs work culture. For some of our readers who aren't familiar with your company - WRKSHP, can you give… Continue reading Interview with WRKSHP – Hiring Freelancers in Practice
A translator makes sure that source content in one language is adequately transferred into a target language. The content of the source and the target can be written or spoken. Moreover, there are several variations of this job. From interpreters to transcreators, the exact role a translator takes on can vary a lot. But no… Continue reading Job Profile: Translator
Keeping an open line of communication is key to getting the best results. It’s not easy working as a freelancer, or a client who is collaborating with many freelancers across the globe. Clients want to know what’s happening but freelancers also want to work on the project at hand instead of spending precious time updating… Continue reading The 3 Most Commonly Used Collaboration Tools for Clients & Freelancers
Come and join the serial entrepreneur Kate Kendall and Larissa from The Gig Economist on their coffee break. They will talk about the importance of building a community, their shared passions for travelling, reading/writing and having a job that enables you to do good. About Kate Kendall: Kate’s journey began as a business journalist and… Continue reading Coffee Break with Kate Kendall – Live Stream
A writer creates engaging content in the format of the written word. This content can be fictional or non-fictional. Moreover, there are several variations of this job. From screenwriters to book authors and technical writers, there is hardly any industry writers cannot be found in. But no matter whether the content is imaginative or real,… Continue reading Job Profile: Writer
"The Gig Economy Could Cost the IRS Billions of Tax Dollars", screams a Fortune magazine headline. Across the Atlantic, the Guardian informs us that the “booming gig economy costs £4bn in lost tax and benefit payouts” to the UK government. Stat after stat highlights the fact that the proportion of people employed in the gig… Continue reading Should Tax Rates Be the Same For the Self-Employed In the Gig Economy and the Employed?
Gig economy is the term used to describe the prevalence of hiring contractors, freelancers and workers on a temporary basis. The word gig refers to the music industry where musicians make a living by playing live performances at varying locations. Because the concept of an irregular income earned through constantly changing clients also applies… Continue reading Video Dictionary: Gig Economy
Toptal is an American company that was founded in 2010. In 2015, it was ranked as the number one fastest growing talent marketplace in North America. In 2016, Toptal acquired Skillbridge, an online platform for elite business freelancers. Toptal was specifically designed to provide freelance software engineers to clients. It is much more of a… Continue reading Toptal Review