For freelancers

What’s Unique About Freelancing in Canada?

January, 27, 2021 by Workhoppers' Team author workhoppers

Freelancing in Canada is one of the best places for self-employed workers! Canadians have always known that Canada is a special place to live and work. But here’s why freelancing in Canada is particularly awesome: Freelancing in Canada is Flexible Firstly, workplace flexibility is more common as technology erodes the traditional 9-5 jobs. Therefore, companies… Read the full article

Upwork Alternative for Hiring Freelancers

January, 25, 2021 by Workhoppers' Team author workhoppers

Are you looking for an Upwork alternative? Upwork is a freelance platform used for hiring skilled professionals on a flexible basis. This includes developers, translators, social media experts, graphic designers, business consultants, and more. But, Upwork isn’t the only place to go! If you want to hire a freelancer with a few clicks then Workhoppers… Read the full article

8 Tips on Negotiating a Freelance Contract

January, 18, 2021 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

Negotiating a freelance contract is one of the most stressful tasks. For talented freelancers who like to concentrate their efforts on developing their skills, negotiating a freelance contract might be the least pleasant moment in developing client relationships. So here are some critical tips on how to reach a fruitful freelance contract: When Negotiating a… Read the full article

6 Tips on How to Start Freelancing

December, 21, 2020 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

The pandemic has many thinking about how to start freelancing. COVID has forced thousands of businesses to close and yet there is a considerable rise in the number of entrepreneurs looking to start a new business. According to the U.S. Census Bureau there has been an increase of 38% over last year in number of… Read the full article

The 2020 Guide to a Freelance Resume

June, 29, 2020 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

There are many articles out there to help you write a resume but very few discuss how to write a freelance resume. Freelancing is on the rise and so are the number of freelancers looking for work, so your resume needs to be on point. Your freelance resume is part of the information required to… Read the full article

6 Lesser-Known Tools to Jump-Start Your Freelance Graphic Design Career

May, 14, 2020 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

If you’re thinking about starting your freelance graphic design career, you’ll need the right kind of tools to jump-start your business. You’ve undoubtedly heard about all the solutions Adobe offers, as well as other useful tools such as Zoho, Freshbooks, and Upwork. However, even though these tools are excellent for managing your business, they can… Read the full article

Return to Work for Freelancing after Covid-19

April, 22, 2020 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

The COVID-19 global humanitarian and economic crisis has forced individuals and companies to rapidly change how they live and work. Many elements of business and life are being challenged; will these new habits be carried over into the future? Here are 5 predictions of what Returning to Work will be like for freelancing. More freelancers… Read the full article

How To Run Remote Meetings During COVID-19?

April, 15, 2020 by Workhoppers' Team author workhoppers

The work environment has recently witnessed new challenges and changes as a consequence of the COVID-19 outbreak. Many companies have been left with no option but to transition a great part of their activities, if not all of them, to a virtual environment and embrace remote working. While some companies have done this before and… Read the full article

COVID-19 Independent Worker & Small Business Support Canada

April, 01, 2020 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

The global health crisis caused by COVID-19 is sparing no one. Fortunately, the Canadian Government has announced measures to support Independent Worker and Small Business. With the Canadian economy on hold, small businesses and the self employed must now use their creativity to keep their businesses going while relying on government support. Here is a… Read the full article

How To Get The Best Freelancer Reviews To Boost Career

March, 30, 2020 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Positive client testimonials are the bread and butter of companies in any industry, so you’re missing a trick if you’re not using freelancer reviews to boost your career. In the right place at the right time, even the simplest recommendation can win you new clients and land you new jobs. A freelancer review or testimonial… Read the full article