For freelancers

How To Create a Project Proposal As a Freelancer

February, 28, 2022 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Freelancing has grown in popularity in recent years, with over 63 percent of freelancers finding work online. Are you among these freelancers who are looking for work? If that’s the case, then you will need something to set you apart from the other freelancers out there. To do so, here are some tips to create… Read the full article

Freelance Agreements: 3 Forms All Freelancers Need

February, 01, 2022 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

  If you’re looking for more freedom and flexibility in your career, you’re not alone. Millions of people around the world are now self-employed, working a variety of jobs from web design to audio transcription. Some individuals freelance full time, and some only work a few hours per week. Whatever type of freelance work you plan… Read the full article

Best Jobs for People Over 50 in Canada

April, 05, 2021 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

New analysis from Statistics Canada shows that retirement is changing and that more than half of workers aged 55 and older return to the workforce.  Of Canadians that actually exited a long term job between the age of 55 and 59, 60% of them were re-employed within the next 10 years, while those age 60-64… Read the full article

How to succeed as a Freelancer- 6 Tips

February, 11, 2021 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

If you have chosen the freelance career you most likely have asked yourself many times this question: How do I succeed as a freelancer? Is it possible to make a nice living from a freelancing career? Here are 6 tips / strategies to help you make it happen and gain a competitive advantage on other… Read the full article

Guide to a Freelance Resume

January, 28, 2021 by Linda Singer 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

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

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