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Passive Income Ideas for Freelancers – 6 Tips to Earn More

May, 23, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Today, more people are working as freelancers than ever before. While freelancing platforms like Workhoppers are an awesome way to find a steady stream of freelance projects, working for yourself is a hustle. Any freelancer is constantly juggling finishing up current projects with finding his or her next one. In order to create a little… Read the full article

Tax Season, Are you ready?

May, 16, 2019 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

It is a brand new year and many of us are looking forward to a fresh start, with endless possibilities and opportunities. But before we can completely embark on our new ventures we are faced with the realization that the fast approaching and painful process of preparing for tax season is upon us. Here are… Read the full article

How To Onboard Top Freelancers with Success

May, 15, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

The number of freelancers is growing at a rapid rate. But, the demand for top freelancers is increasing too. Approximately 57 percent of businesses are seeing the advantages of using gig workers rather than in-house employees because of various cost savings, such as reduced overhead. To stay competitive and ensure you get the top freelancers… Read the full article

What is an Independent Contractor?

May, 09, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

In general, the term freelancer or independent contractor are interchangeable. A small nuance in the definition is that independent contractors tend to work with one client for a longer duration on a project. Either way you name it, an independent contractor is a good way to make top dollar using your talent while remaining your… Read the full article

How To Deal with Work Overload

May, 02, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

What is work overload? What is work overload? Work overload is what happens when someone has too much work to do, it is part of the reason why the 9-5 job is becoming a thing of the past and being replaced by freelance and flexible work options. Working independently and flexible allows more control over… Read the full article

Freelancer or Entrepreneur : Who am I ?

April, 17, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Freelancer vs Entrepreneur, who am I? How do I identify myself. What do I say when I get that common question, “What do you do?” These questions might boggle the mind of someone figuring out their employment identity in this world. No matter which one you are, the beginnings are quite simple and similar. You… Read the full article

5 Great Freelance Time Tracking Apps that Optimize Your Productivity

April, 03, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

According to Nasdaq, as much as 43% of Americans are expected to switch to freelancing jobs by 2020. Freelancing offers numerous benefits and an opportunity to maintain a healthy work-life balance but is also associated with certain challenges. These challenges have increased the need for good freelance time tracking apps. Freelancing requires self-discipline “Freelancing requires… Read the full article

Video Interview Tips for Freelancers

March, 06, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

When it comes to hiring a freelancer the interview process will often include an online interview. Technology allows freelancers to connect and maintain relationships with their employer(s) without having to be on site at all times. Likewise, employers are able to outsource work to professionals who prefer working from home. The same technology has allowed… Read the full article

7 Outreach Tips to Grow Your Freelance Business

February, 22, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

On paper, freelancing is a fascinating career opportunity. You can work your own hours from the comfort of your home and be your own boss. The alluring freedom of freelancing is enough to entice anyone, including you, to want to grow your freelance business. The truth, however, is that starting and maintaining a freelancing business… Read the full article

Freelancer’s Guide to DIY Accounting

February, 14, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Freelancing definitely has its perks. Being self-employed and in charge of your day with flexible working hours is a great motivator. If that’s not enough incentive to freelance than stats that suggest you could be making more money if you started freelancing will. When you make your own money you need to think about your… Read the full article