freelance economy

Top In-Demand Skills Freelancers Need to Stay Competitive in a Gig Economy

Freelancers must acquire multiple skills and expand horizons to leverage the global opportunity

Nidhi Singh

Why Startups Should Consider Outsourcing Work to Freelancers

Freelancers are not bound by geography and this enables companies to partner with the best minds to get their job done

Nidhi Singh

3 Ways Virtual Workers Make Organizations More Effective

Avoiding in-office distractions can be a major plus for your company.

Sheila Eugenio

Repealing Obamacare Will be a Disaster for Freelancers and Entrepreneurs Who Rely on Them

Access to affordable health insurance has sped the growth of the gig economy. Losing that coverage will make freelancing untenable for many.

Micha Kaufman

What New York City's New Freelancer Law Means for All Small Businesses

Will New York's freelancer rights bill spread to other cities? Stay tuned.

Carol Roth

How to Navigate Freelancing When You Have a Day Job

Working a job all day and freelancing the rest of the time is tough but digital tools are making it easier.

Greg Waldorf

This Is What's Next Now That the Gig Economy Has Changed Everything

Greater change is coming and new emerging platforms are changing markets in multiple industries.

Murray Newlands

How the Gig Economy Is Changing Work for Women

The freelance and contract economy opens up options for time, balance and flexibility.

Jenny Galluzzo

These 3 Million Dollar Apps Were Built By Non-Coders

Coding takes time to master, so you may be better off to hire a freelancer to handle the heavy lifting.

Steve Eakin

How 'Uberizing' the Small Business Economy Is Driving Growth

On-demand platforms provide convenience for the client, with a high volume of jobs being sent to workers or small businesses.

Sam Madden

The 4 Essentials You Must Know to Hire Freelancers Effectively

Freelance workers can benefit your business. Make sure you are making the best use of their time -- and your money.

Jeffrey Dake