Archive for December 2018

How To Give Back on a Budget as an Independent Contractor

Even as a business of one, philanthropy can be an important part of your brand. Not only is charitable giving a great way to give back to your community and support a good cause, but it can also help to build connections with existing and potential customers, differentiate your business, and gain positive publicity. However, as…

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3 Ways to Attract, Retain and Re-Engage High-Quality Independent Talent

Why businesses rely on independent talent On-demand expertise, staffing flexibility, and better control over employment costs are just a few of the many benefits independent talent offer enterprises. Today, an increasing number of Americans are choosing to work independently for the many lifestyle and professional benefits it offers. At the same time, the war for talent continues…

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The Weekly Independent: December 10, 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. Spend Matters assesses whether the independent/freelancer workforce is overhyped. When to engage an independent contractor versus hiring a temporary or full-time…

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