Archive for March 2016

Top 3 Freelance Management System (FMS) Solutions and Trends

The modern enterprise understands the glaring need – and associated pressures of – engaging the best independent contractor for your project. The systems by which the independent workforce is managed often referred to as a Freelancer Management System (FMS), has drastically evolved in recent years. This blog takes a look at the key components that have…

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The Weekly Independent: March 28, 2016

Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. The gig…

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Retirement Planning For Independents

As an independent consultant, you love what you do. Reality dictates, however, that you may not want to continue doing it on a full-time basis forever. With over 17.8 million fulltime independents working more than 15 hours a week, there is no better time than the present to consider your future. After all, 29% of…

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Gig Economy Adds Up to a Trillion-Dollar Business

The so-called gig economy is bigger than you think. Speaking at the Society for Human Resource Management’s Employment Law & Legislative Conference last week in Washington, Gene Zaino of MBO Partners—which advises self-employed business people—said there are 42 million “gig” workers in the United States.

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The Weekly Independent: March 21, 2016

Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Welcome, John…

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MBO Partners Hires Independent Workforce Solutions Design Expert John Dahlberg

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Dolmatch (212) 784-5709 mdolmatch@groupgordon.com MBO Partners Hires Independent Workforce Solutions Design Expert John Dahlberg  HERNDON, VA – March 17, 2016 – MBO Partners, the largest and most experienced provider of independent contractor engagement solutions, today announced the hire of John Dahlberg as Vice President of Solutions Design. In this role,…

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The Weekly Independent: March 14, 2016

Being a successful independent contractor or a client of choice isn’t just about doing the best work or having the best perks. It also means staying one step ahead of the curve. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. This week…

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