Webinars

5 Ways to Prepare for IR35

December 6, 2018

In this webinar, our panel of experts discusses the UK’s changes to off-payroll working in the private sector, what IR35 means for companies that engage independent contractors in the UK, and how your business can prepare.

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MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence in America Report: What it Means for Your Independent Workforce Program

December 5, 2018

Understand the trends of the independent workforce by viewing our in-depth webinar.

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IR35 and the Private Sector: How to Prepare and Protect Your Business (GMT)

October 31, 2018

Is your business ready for the changes in off-payroll working in the private sector? What should you be doing now to prepare your business for the introduction of the changes in the short timeframe to implementation in April 2020? In this exclusive MBO Partners webinar, Kevin Barrow, a partner at Osborne Clarke and leading legal…

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The Resilience Advantage

July 19, 2018

The pathway to success as an independent professional is not straight, flat, or smooth. It’s a twisting, uphill climb through terrain that is often difficult. Achieving sustainable success requires grit, discipline, stamina, and a healthy risk orientation to deal with all the ups-and-downs, uncertainties, and head-spinning changes that come with the job. Above all, developing…

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Adapt… or Else! Tap Into the Power of Learning Agility

July 19, 2018

Succeeding as an independent professional is difficult if you are focused on only doing certain things a certain way. Instead, running your own business is more like an ongoing process of metamorphosis—adapting and making changes so you can grow and thrive. Staying relevant and competitive involves continual effort to nimbly adapt your skills and offerings…

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How to Generate Breakthrough Opportunities by Leveraging Your Network

May 15, 2018

Does a majority of your new business come from referrals? Do you often wish you had a bit more control over when and where your next client will come from? In How to Generate Breakthrough Opportunities by Leveraging Your Network, Chalyse Elsasser discusses how to reach your fullest potential and peak productivity by leveraging the right relationships in…

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What Tax Reform Means for Independent Professionals & Their Clients in 2018

February 20, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the biggest overhaul of the U.S. tax code in more than 20 years. While formal guidance on the tax code has yet to come out, it is clear that these new changes will have a big impact on both individuals working as independent contractors as well as the…

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The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business

January 18, 2018

The rise of one-million-dollar, one-person businesses in the past five years is the biggest trend in employment today, offering the widest range of people the most ways to earn a living while having the lifestyles they want. In The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business, Elaine Pofeldt outlines the pathways to joining this entrepreneurial movement, synthesizing advice from hundreds…

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Six Degrees of Development: Cultivating a Leadership Network

August 7, 2017

Working as an independent professional means that you get to be your own boss, set your own hours, create your own goals—you can do most of your work all on your own! However, being a successful independent professional requires developing and cultivating a strong network and establishing key relationships with others. Having strategic connections and…

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Why Branding is Important for Independent Contractors

August 7, 2017

What is Branding? As a member of the independent workforce, why is brand important to you? You have a reputation—whether you deliberately spend time crafting it or not—and that reputation is your brand. Your brand is built on what you deliver and how you deliver it. Ask yourself these powerful questions: Are you actively managing…

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