Hiring

Why hire Canadian Freelancers?

January, 17, 2024 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

Canadian freelancers are in demand. According to a recent article in HRD released January 2024, there is an uptick in the number companies looking to hire Canadian remote workers. Remote workers are frequently hired on a freelance contract basis. There are plenty of advantages to hiring Canadian freelancers. In this article we will explore the… Read the full article

Best Jobs for People Over 50 in Canada

November, 23, 2023 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

Statistics Canada 2021 Census shows that more than one in five (21.8%) person of working age are aged 55-64. This is an all time high in the history of Canadian census. The working population in Canada has never been older. Of those seniors that worked, about 30% did so full time and the majority were… Read the full article

Talent Acquisition for SMBs: Unraveling the Pain Points Faced by Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

August, 07, 2023 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) often face many pain points when it comes to hiring talent. Understanding these challenges might take you to explore the idea of hiring freelancers to close the gap. Talent acquisition for SMBs might be challenging but here are some solutions. Common challenges for SMBs when hiring talent: 1. Limited Resources… Read the full article

Tips to Hiring Freelance Writers for Affiliate Marketing

February, 07, 2022 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

If you run affiliate websites you will no doubt realize that the most time consuming task that you have to do is creating content. If you want to scale your website you will therefore need to outsource some of your content creation. Hiring freelance writers for that purpose is often the most efficient strategy. Finding… Read the full article

How To Write a Job Posting To Attract Top Freelancers

January, 05, 2022 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

There are many articles written about how to attract top talent with a good job post. However, there is not much information to be found on how to write a job posting to specifically attract freelancers and/or professionals for flexible jobs. Inspired by Linkedin’s e-book based on an analysis of 4.5 million jobs, this blog… Read the full article

The many benefits of Hiring Freelancers For your Start-Up

November, 16, 2021 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Read on and learn why hiring freelancers for your start-up is key to get you off the ground and running. Companies of every size today are hiring freelancers for all types and sizes of projects. Long gone are the days when freelancing was considered a hobby or a cheap method to get work done. Nowadays,… Read the full article

How To Attract The Right Freelancers

May, 26, 2021 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 attract the right freelancers… Read the full article

5 Secrets to Hiring contract help: No staffing agencies

December, 18, 2020 by Linda Singer author workhoppers

As an employer you may have come across times when you need to hire a temporary employee. Temporary help can include filling in for a maternity leave, seasonal or gig help. For example,  your team may have a special project and need to hire a specific skill like a graphic designer for a new logo,… Read the full article

Hiring freelance game developers to stay competitive

November, 25, 2020 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

Ironbelly Studios, based in Montreal Quebec has been rocking the gaming world since 2009 thanks to talented freelance game developers. They have literally changed the way games are made. Ironbelly provides creative and technical services to Indie game studios as well as medium to large studios. Specialized in both, game development as well as non-gaming… Read the full article

Tax Season: Hire freelance professionals

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