Global Internet Freelance Market Overview for 2018

Ever wondered how many freelancers are in the world? What they do or from which countries are they from? We did, and created this cool set of visualization in Tableau. And since we are not greedy and always try to give the most to our clients, we decided to share it with them and with our readers (you) via …

Kaiser Family Foundation/New York Times/CBS News Non-Employed Poll

To help shed light on recent trends in the U.S. employment market, the Kaiser Family Foundation partnered with The New York Times and CBS News to conduct a survey of adults between the ages of 25-54 (generally considered to be prime working age) who are not currently employed. Rather than focusing only on those who …

What the Rise of the Freelance Economy Means for the Future of Work

Today an increasing number of workers are veering off the time-honored career path of joining an employer, rising through the ranks and staying for decades. Some are freelancing by choice, relishing the opportunity to set their own schedules, choose their assignments and work independently. Others have turned to contingent work out of economic necessity.  

Freelance Market Statistics & Trends – 2020

1. Currently at 58 million and counting, freelancing is poised to become the U.S. majority workforce by 2027 Currently contributing over $1.4 trillion to the U.S. economy, the steady increase in the number of skilled individuals taking up freelancing every year has made freelancers the favorite to become the U.S. majority workforce within the next …

How Freelancers Are Taking Control of Their Careers

Mottola wasn’t always such a champion of the freelance life. He once was an accountant for Ernst & Young, and his future, a seemingly safe and predictable career path, was laid out before him. He didn’t like what he saw. “I was on the path I was supposed to be on, but I knew it …

Can Freelancers Help Your Business Overcome The Challenges Of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed the face of employment across the world, with millions of employees having undertaken freelance work within the past 12 months. As reported by The Economic Times 64% of C-suite executives prefer to continue with remote working structures. Tighter restrictions in some areas coupled with the ease of hiring and …