Are you a freelancer? Does the government agree? – Poynter

As newsrooms have laid off more and more journalists, those former employees have found themselves with a choice: Do I return to a staff job with some of the same problems, do I leave the profession altogether or do I try something different? Needless to say, some choose the final option, embarking on a path of self-employment with its own pros and cons. (I should note that I am one of them.)  One big problem is that it’s hard to find a universal definition of what constitutes a freelan…….

Are you a freelancer? Does the government agree? – Poynter

As newsrooms have laid off more and more journalists, those former employees have found themselves with a choice: Do I return to a staff job with some of the same problems, do I leave the profession altogether or do I try something different? Needless to say, some choose the final option, embarking on a path of self-employment with its own pros and cons. (I should note that I am one of them.)  One big problem is that it’s hard to find a universal definition of what constitutes a freelan…….

Are you a freelancer? Does the government agree? – Poynter

As newsrooms have laid off more and more journalists, those former employees have found themselves with a choice: Do I return to a staff job with some of the same problems, do I leave the profession altogether or do I try something different? Needless to say, some choose the final option, embarking on a path of self-employment with its own pros and cons. (I should note that I am one of them.)  One big problem is that it’s hard to find a universal definition of what constitutes a freelan…….

Are you a freelancer? Does the government agree? – Poynter

As newsrooms have laid off more and more journalists, those former employees have found themselves with a choice: Do I return to a staff job with some of the same problems, do I leave the profession altogether or do I try something different? Needless to say, some choose the final option, embarking on a path of self-employment with its own pros and cons. (I should note that I am one of them.)  One big problem is that it’s hard to find a universal definition of what constitutes a freelan…….

5 in-demand freelance jobs that you can do from home—and where to find them – CNBC

Freelancing is on the rise, and it shows no signs of slowing. Some 60 million U.S. residents identify as contract, freelance, temporary or gig workers, and by 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority of the U.S. workforce, according to Upwork, a freelance job platform. The Covid-19 pandemic caused companies to prioritize their digital presence, so the demand for freelance tech experts to help them get up to speed is booming, and the remote gig economy is growing at a rapid pace.Fr…….

5 in-demand freelance jobs that you can do from home—and where to find them – CNBC

Freelancing is on the rise, and it shows no signs of slowing. Some 60 million U.S. residents identify as contract, freelance, temporary or gig workers, and by 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority of the U.S. workforce, according to Upwork, a freelance job platform. The Covid-19 pandemic caused companies to prioritize their digital presence, so the demand for freelance tech experts to help them get up to speed is booming, and the remote gig economy is growing at a rapid pace.Fr…….

5 in-demand freelance jobs that you can do from home—and where to find them – CNBC

Freelancing is on the rise, and it shows no signs of slowing. Some 60 million U.S. residents identify as contract, freelance, temporary or gig workers, and by 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority of the U.S. workforce, according to Upwork, a freelance job platform. The Covid-19 pandemic caused companies to prioritize their digital presence, so the demand for freelance tech experts to help them get up to speed is booming, and the remote gig economy is growing at a rapid pace.Fr…….

8 secrets of successful IT freelancers – CIO

IT freelancing offers multiple benefits, including flexible working schedules, location choice, engaging assignments, diverse clients, and an opportunity to apply one’s talents in several different areas.But freelancing is also a business, and skilled IT freelancers know what it takes to find and keep great clients, as well as how to drop organizations that make unreasonable demands or fail to pay on time. If you’re an IT freelancer, or thinking about becoming one, check out these eight secr…….

8 secrets of successful IT freelancers – CIO

IT freelancing offers multiple benefits, including flexible working schedules, location choice, engaging assignments, diverse clients, and an opportunity to apply one’s talents in several different areas.But freelancing is also a business, and skilled IT freelancers know what it takes to find and keep great clients, as well as how to drop organizations that make unreasonable demands or fail to pay on time. If you’re an IT freelancer, or thinking about becoming one, check out these eight secr…….

5 in-demand freelance jobs that you can do from home—and where to find them – CNBC

Freelancing is on the rise, and it shows no signs of slowing. Some 60 million U.S. residents identify as contract, freelance, temporary or gig workers, and by 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority of the U.S. workforce, according to Upwork, a freelance job platform. The Covid-19 pandemic caused companies to prioritize their digital presence, so the demand for freelance tech experts to help them get up to speed is booming, and the remote gig economy is growing at a rapid pace.Fr…….