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

Work From Home Due to COVID-19, 4 tips on How to Shift your Company

March, 17, 2020 by Workhoppers' Team author workhoppers

If a while ago, work from home was an option, virtual offices have recently become a standard. In an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19, more and more companies have started to move their activity online and encouraging work from home due to COVID-19, yet doing so is not an easy process. From the… Read the full article

8 Conseils pour négocier un contrat freelance (pigiste)

February, 26, 2020 by Vera Gavizon author workhoppers

Peu de gens savent réellement parler affaires et négocier un contrat freelance est une des tâches les plus odieuses et compliquées du travail de pigiste. Pour les pigistes talentueux et désireux de s’améliorer en termes de techniques d’échange, négocier un contrat indépendant peut-être le moment le moins plaisant dans l’édification de relations avec le client.… Read the full article

What types of Engineers Thrive as Freelancers?

October, 11, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

More and more engineering professionals are taking their talents to the free market these days. They’re stepping away from the ties that bind them to one company and the rules and regulations set forth by that company. The benefits of working for yourself are tempting: set your own hours, charge a price you feel fits your… Read the full article

A Guide to Listing Freelance Work on your Resume

August, 20, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

Putting together a killer resume is a not just a time-consuming activity, it is an essential one if you are serious about furthering your career by accessing and being considered for opportunities. Your resume is you marketing you, and there is no better person to do that. As an individual who engages in a lot… Read the full article

10 Motivation Tips For Working from Home

July, 31, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

People are working from home more and more. However, many have a big problem finding daily motivation and drive to start your work from home. This is perfectly understandable – you are home, there’s a warm bed on one side, TV on the other, maybe Netflix too and no one looking over your shoulder so… Read the full article

The Best 15 Freelancing Courses you don’t want to miss

June, 07, 2019 by Guest Contributor author workhoppers

When you just decide that you want to become a freelancer, you probably don’t think about all that it entails. There are many different areas that you need to think about. For example, taxes, handling clients and so on. You also might need to brush up on your skills and learn more about your industry.… 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

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