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Guides for Independent Professionals

Consulting Fees: How Much Should I Charge?

Deciding what you should charge for your consulting services is an important step for all independent professionals. Learn how to calculate a cost-based bill rate with this video tutorial.

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Create a Great Consulting Website (Guide)

How to create and optimize a website that promotes your business and generates leads

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5 Small Business Reputation Management Strategies that Work

When it comes to consulting, your reputation can be everything—so why risk it? Here’s how to keep your record clean and your clients satisfied.

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3 Ways to Calculate Your Billing Rate for Consulting Services

Calculate your billing rate and find tips to help you evaluate and maintain your consultant salary.

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How to Transition from Full Time Worker to Self Employed: 9 Steps

Why Become Self-Employed? Work today looks very different than it did just a few years ago. There are many options…

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Consulting Proposal Template and Guide

Starting a new business or landing a new client often begins with writing a proposal. Mastering the details of how…

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Guides for Enterprises

15 Ways to Avoid a Worker Misclassification Audit

Misclassifying employees as independent contractors may often seem like a far-off concept—something that only happens to very large companies that…

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9 Signs of Increased Employee Misclassification Risk

Is your company aware of the risks that independent contractor misclassification can pose? Find out what exactly they are and how to avoid them.

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What Causes Independent Contractor Engagement Risk?

Realize the competitive advantage of making independent talent part of your workforce strategy by creating a compliance program that manages legal risk and brings top talent to your doorstep.

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5 Benefits of an Enterprise Grade Direct Sourcing Solution

Savvy organizations of all types are increasingly incorporating independent professional talent into their workforces. And they are looking for ways…

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Independent Contractor vs Employee: Which Should I Hire?

Learn how to define and when to hire a 1099 independent contractor, temp or full time employee in order to avoid misclassification risks.

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Background Checks for Independent Contractors in the Wake of COVID-19: 4 Areas to Consider Moving Forward

When we consider the multitude of complications that were anticipated as a result of the COVID pandemic, few professionals would…

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Research, Studies and White Papers

2021 Digital Nomad Brief

Digital Nomads: The 2021 Workforce Trend

WORKFORCE TRENDS Digital Nomads: Advancing the Next Way of Working READ THE RESEARCH BRIEF DOWNLOAD THE 2021 DIGITAL NOMADS RESEARCH…

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2021 State of Independence Report

MBO Partners State of Independence in America Report 2021

11TH ANNUAL STATE OF INDEPENDENCE The Great Realization In our 2021 report, we look at how Americans are rethinking what…

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Digital Nomads: How COVID-19 Impacted Digital Nomads

COVID-19 and the Rise of the Digital Nomad The 2020 report covers how COVID-19 led to a marked increase in…

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Building an Agile Workforce in a Post COVID World

Building an Agile Workforce in a Post-COVID World Shift to a strategic mindset through workforce optimization Download the white paper…

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Four Forces Driving the New World of Work

Four Forces Driving the New World of Work Workforce optimization initiatives are shifting the mindset of enterprises Download the white…

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Attract and Retain Top Talent by Becoming a Client of Choice

CLIENT OF CHOICE Attract and Retain Top Talent by Becoming a Client of Choice Download the Report Download the 2020…

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Webinars and Events

Create & Build a Website to Promote Consulting Services

Create & Build a Website to Promote Consulting Services Summary

WEBINAR Create & Build a Website to Promote Consulting Services The process of creating and marketing websites for businesses can…

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Miles Everson @ Harvard Club of Boston: How a Global CEO Reinvents the Workforce Summary

Miles Everson @ Harvard Club of Boston: How a Global CEO Reinvents the Workforce July 16, 2021 | 1:00 PM…

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How to Sell Consulting Services in a Digital World Summary

How to Sell Consulting Services in a Digital World July 13, 2017 Content Topics in the Webinar  Featured Speakers Emily…

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Going Independent: Are You Ready to Make the Leap? Summary

Going Independent: Are You Ready to Make the Leap? August 1, 2017 Content Topics in the Webinar  Featured Speakers Emily…

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5 Steps to Recharge Your Marketing Strategy Summary

5 Steps to Recharge Your Marketing Strategy November 2017 Content Topics in the Webinar  Featured Speakers Emily Stringer, Manager, Executive…

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5 Ways to Achieve Work-Life Balance Summary

5 Ways to Achieve Work-Life Balance September 2017 Content Topics in the Webinar  Featured Speakers Emily Stringer, Manager, Executive Advisory…

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