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Positioning Your Small Business for the Future of Work


Which Creator Partnership Is Right for You?

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6 Pros and Cons of Being a Female Entrepreneur

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Stepping Stones to a Robust Direct Sourcing Program


6 Project Management Tips for Independent Contractors

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5 Benefits for Self Employed Professionals

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8 Worker Misclassification Tips to Set Your Enterprise Up for Success


7 Tips for Writing a Client Report (with Sample Report)

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What is a Talent Network?


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


6 Creative Ways to Get Client Testimonials that Build Your Brand

3 Benefits of Using Independent Talent to Solve Common Pain Points


5 Business Negotiation Tips for Independent Professionals

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10 Ways to Make More Money as a Consultant

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5 Dimensions that Impact Corporate Agility


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5 Tips for Closing the Deal and Getting the Job

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3 Benefits of Creating a Virtual Talent Bench

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6 Reasons to Re-Engage Talent as Part of a Direct Sourcing Strategy

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10 Professional Development Tips to Grow Your Business

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Bill Rate vs Pay Rate: What’s the Difference?

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Top 6 Tax Write Offs for Self Employed Professionals

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5 Steps to Creating a Successful Contingent Workforce Management Program


8 Ways To Cut Expenses When You’re Self Employed

How to Maximize the Potential of Your Workforce with Contingent Talent


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


5 Ways to Be Compliant when Filing Self Employed Taxes

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How Contingent Labor Fits into Your Workforce

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3 Things to Consider When Implementing a Direct Sourcing Strategy


Top 5 Common Contract Mistakes to Avoid