Category: Freelancing

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Reaching for the Stars: Finding a Mentor in Your Chosen Field of Work

Having someone to look up to and learn from is one of the best ways to help…

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IRS reminder to report all gig economy income 

The IRS reminds gig workers that their earnings are taxable income. WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service…

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FTC Order Requires HomeAdvisor to Pay Up To $7.2 Million and Stop Deceptively Marketing its Leads for Home Improvement Projects 

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a proposed order requiring HomeAdvisor, Inc. to pay $7.2 million for…

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5 Tips For Creating A Home Office That Works For You

Whether you’re a freelancer, gig worker, or self-employed, it’s no secret that working from home is on…

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Digital Nomad Dreams? 4 U.S Cities to Explore Digital Entrepreneurship In

According to Forbes, becoming a digital nomad has been one of the significant trends in the last…

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Letting an Employee or Contractor Go: Best Practices

Letting an employee or contractor go is one of the hardest parts of being a manager or…

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More Big Companies Are Hiring Freelancers. That’s Good News For The Self-Employed

From Forbes, Elaine Pofeldt discusses the increase in the number of companies that are engaging with independent…

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New York Appellate Court Takes First Crack at Interpreting NYC’s Freelancing Law

From JDSupra, Miguel Lopez discussses the first appeallate decision interpreting New York City’s Freelancer isn’t Free Act…

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5 Common Mistakes When Working with Independent Contractors

Some people don’t feel comfortable working corporate jobs. In most cases, salary is not the main reason….

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5 Important Ways to Hire Independent Contractors

As an employer, there are several challenges you may face. For example,  there may come a time…

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What are the Taxes for an Independent Contractor?

Are you an independent contractor? If so, then you’re probably wondering what your tax obligations are. In…

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Non-Partisan Study Shows Overwhelming Majority of Gig Workers “See Themselves as Independent Contractors”

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses a recent study that found most gig workers view themselves as independent contractors….