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Buzzwords: Solopreneur

By McLean Robbins

Today’s Comstock buzzword is “Solopreneur,” and MBO’s 2019 State of Independence was cited as part of the definition.

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How Freelance Platforms Are Supporting Freelancers During The Pandemic

By McLean Robbins

Gene Zaino is quoted in an article detailing how companies are helping freelancers navigate COVID-19.

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Small Business Aid Off To A Halting Start; Treasury Closes The Door On Contractor Costs

By McLean Robbins

Federal aid for small businesses got off to a halting start this week as major lenders had issues launching programs. MBO Founder Gene Zaino is quoted discussing the CARES Act rollout.

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Coronavirus and the Independent Workforce: Tips, Strategies & Tools for Successful Remote Work, Safety, and Preparedness

By McLean Robbins

MBO Partners recognizes the growing concern about the possible spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). We’d like to take this time to address some additional risk mitigation activities that independent professionals can take to help prevent further spread of this and any virus, as well as to offer some proactive suggestions so that independents can remain as…

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5 Reasons Consultants Need a Website to Be Competitive

By McLean Robbins

At MBO Partners, we talk a lot about the value of being a leader in your field, as well as how you can brand yourself via tools like online networking, polished communication, and ongoing professional development. A professional website is a modern-day calling card; helping to identify who you are and what you offer to a prospective…

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10 Independent Workforce Trends to Watch

By McLean Robbins

It’s difficult to know what the future of work might hold, but one thing is for certain—independent professionals are poised to be more important than ever before in years to come. Based on insights gathered from 7 consecutive years of industry research, MBO Partners has just revealed 10 predictions for the future of the U.S. independent…

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