The Eight BEST Security Practices for Working Remotely

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced many employees around the globe to resolve to remote working. Some workers have found working from the comfort of their home to be convenient. According to Buffer report, almost all employees (99%), if allowed to choose the scope of their work, then they will decide to work remotely, at least…

Hourly Workers Will Return to Work If Weekly Unemployment Stimulus Ends

Wonolo, the leading platform disrupting the temporary staffing industry, today released a survey showing that 61% of hourly workers will resume working if Congress doesn’t extend the weekly $600 unemployment stimulus bonus. The report, based on a survey of about 650 gig workers in early August, also shows that many hourly workers (32%) applied for unemployment benefits in the last…

Jobble: Dedicated to Empowering the Gig Economy

With millions of Americans struggling with unemployment right now in the midst of the global pandemic, many of them are turning to the gig economy for flexible work and paychecks. Jobble is dedicated to empowering the gig economy by providing jobs and exclusive deals. We’re here to help you do more than just make ends…

Upwork To Present at the Canaccord Genuity Global Growth Conference

Virtual Event to be Audio Webcast on the Upwork Investor Relations Website SANTA CLARA, Calif. , Aug. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Upwork Inc. (Nasdaq: UPWK), the largest online talent solution, as measured by gross services volume (“GSV”), today announced that President and Chief Executive Read Complete Article

Harnessing FOMO with Photography to Gain Clients

FOMO is one of the most powerful emotions you can feel. If you don’t know, FOMO stands for fear of missing out. Although you might think back to childhood memories of not being invited to a party, or worse, missing the party for a boring family function, FOMO is a powerful marketing tool used to…

Upwork Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Revenue grew 19% year-over-year to $87.5 million, exceeding guidance Marketplace revenue grew 19% year-over-year to $78.5 million Marketplace take rate improved from 12.9% to 13.7% year-over-year SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Upwork Inc. Read Complete Article

Upwork Appoints Jeff McCombs as Chief Financial Officer

Brian Kinion to Serve as Advisor During Transition Period SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Upwork Inc. (Nasdaq: UPWK), the largest online talent solution, as measured by gross services volume, today announced that Jeff McCombs will join the Company as Chief Financial Officer, Read Complete Article

Understanding Agency Finance & Accounting

Communo x Paro Webinar Recap Understand what makes your agency financially healthy and well-managed. In this webinar, Paro dove into a playbook created to run a profitable agency and how a freelance CFO can help an agency be financially better-managed and positioned for future success. In Paro’s Playbook, there are 4 steps for setting an…

Upwork Report Reveals Economic Potential of Remote Work

Upwork (Nasdaq: UPWK), the leading online talent solution, today released a new report, “When Work Goes Remote,” from Upwork Chief Economist, Adam Ozimek. With remote work on the rise as companies adapt to the changing times of COVID-19, many question the larger implications of remote work on the economy. Using data from Upwork and the U.S….

Top-Paying U.S. Cities for Gig Workers

Wonolo, the leading platform disrupting the temporary staffing industry, today released a report detailing the cities where gig workers earn the most hourly pay relative to the cost of living. “Now more than ever workers need access to living wage, rather than minimum wage, opportunities,” said Wonolo CEO and cofounder, Yong Kim. “We’re proud to partner…

The Everyday Hustle: July’s #IJobbleFor Contest Winner!

  This month, the Jobble team launched The Everyday Hustle – a newsletter dedicated to our growing nationwide community of Jobblers. Twice a month, we are sending you hiring tips and tricks, exclusive deals, gig economy news and more! We are also going to be holding social media contests once a month to help put…