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The Weekly Independent: April 30, 2018

Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. How organizations can overcome barriers to successfully engage independent professionals and become more agile in today’s competitive business environment. Nearly half…

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How to Create an Effective Website

Having a professional website is practically a necessity for independent professionals today. Websites are an effective business investment that can increase brand awareness and help you reach new clients. However, not all websites are created equal. Simply having a web presence is a good start, but you also want to make sure your site lives up to…

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Independent Contractor Misclassification and Compliance News: April, 2018

As the independent workforce continues to grow, so do the issues of worker compliance and misclassification. It is important for enterprises to remain informed about the latest laws, regulations, and developments surrounding these topics. Each month, we’ll bring you the latest news stories from around the web. 1. Client of Staffing Firm Entitled as Third-Party…

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The Weekly Independent: April 23, 2018

Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Quartz explores how the gig economy could help close the skills gap. What independent contractors need to know about the new…

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How to Define Your Target Audience as an Independent Consultant

Identifying a target audience can help direct your business strategy towards a specific goal. Many independent consultants can benefit from revisiting their target clientele, so whether you’re just starting out or looking to refocus the target market for your business, defining the clients you want to reach can help increase your return on investment by…

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5 Ways to Keep Your Job Skills and Knowledge Current

Setting yourself apart from the crowd can be challenging in today’s competitive business world. As an independent consultant, your knowledge and expertise can be the difference between landing the assignments and clients you want, and lead to struggling to prove your value. Having skills above and beyond the basics of your field can give you…

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How to Change Careers: 5 Questions to Ask Before Going Independent

There has never been a better time to consider making the leap to independence. Today, more people than ever are pursuing an independent career and companies are increasingly engaging independent talent. That’s not too surprising as self-employment offers many perks such as the ability to pursue your passion, control your own schedule, and be your own boss. At the…

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