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How to Plan a Successful Client Meeting: 5 Pro Tips

How to Plan Your Direct Sourcing Program Journey 

3 Back Office Management Tips for Consultants

Giving Bonuses and Incentives to Your Independent Talent

How to Build a Flourishing Independent Talent Community


8 Essential Elements of a Professional Website

Your Talent Community: Start Tuning in to WIIFM 

The Role of Patrons in the Creator Economy


Best Practices for Building an Independent Talent Community in Your Direct Sourcing Program

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Education Options to Grow Your Skills and Your Business

5 Things to Look for When Hiring Independent Talent

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10 Legal Requirements for Starting a Small Business


When Direct Sourcing, Organizations Must Go From ‘Independent Talent Network’ to ‘Independent Talent Community’

When to Classify a Worker as an Independent Contractor

Hiring Soft Skills for Future Success: Communication 

Independent Contractor Misclassification and Compliance News April 2023

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6 Tips for Open Innovation Solver Success 

8 Tips to Make Your Small Business Stand Out

Educate through Communication in Your Direct Sourcing Program


Effective Communication in Your Direct Sourcing Program

5 Ways to Attract Top Talent

Client Loyalty vs Client Retention: Tips to Improve Both

Your Direct Sourcing Dream Team 

Which Creator Partnership Is Right for You?

5 Worker Misclassification Mistakes to Avoid

Independent Professional Workforce Defined

7 Best Practices for Becoming a Successful Consultant

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Connecting with Creators for Business Benefit

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Hiring Soft Skills for Future Success: Creativity 

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Study: Are Digital Content Creators Corporate America’s New Superpower?