Giggrabbers Now Lets You ‘Shop’ for Freelancers

Giggrabbers has released a new feature called “Freelance Deals” to help people and companies find freelance professionals in a simplistic way that some people may recognize: online shopping. Giggrabbers has always been a company that provides valuable freelance professionals in different areas including graphic design, photography and video, search engine optimization, digital and social media…

How is PeoplePerHour dealing with remote working during Covid-19?

PeoplePerHour by nature is all about remote working. We empower collaboration in an efficient and cost-effective way. However, as a team, we’ve been used to collaborating in our offices and meeting up in person to work on the next campaign or product update. Given the current situation with Covid-19, we’re now two weeks into adopting…

PeoplePerHour pledge £10m to support SMEs and freelancer during Coronavirus

Today, we’re delighted to announce that we are pledging £10m in an initiative to help small businesses and freelancers over the coming months of 2020. As the UK’s largest freelance marketplace, and one of the pioneers in enabling remote working, we believe it’s our responsibility to offer support to the freelancer and SME communities during…

COVID-19: Message from our CEO

It’s no news to anyone that these last few weeks have not been the easiest, to say the least. At times like these, we are proud to be serving a mission that’s helpful to businesses: helping you stay safe by facilitating remote working, but also ensuring you suffer the minimum operational disruption. Equally, for our…

Landing Your First Client as a Freelancer with No Experience

Landing your first client as a freelancer can be a tricky situation, especially when you have no experience. Use these tips to get in the door. The post Landing Your First Client as a Freelancer with No Experience appeared first on FlexJobs Job Search Tips and Blog. Read Complete Article

Job Platforms Partnering Up to Help Freelancers

Two big players in the online recruitment space are forming partnerships to help connect more freelancers with gigs. Toptal and Chicago based The MOM Project have just announced new initiatives. Toptal + Guidant In an industry-first collaboration, Toptal has entered into a partnership with Guidant Global, a leader in talent acquisition and managed workforce solutions. Guidant Global’s customers…

Oxygen and Communo Partner

Oxygen and Communo partner to support Freelancers Financially throughout the U.S. Calgary, Alberta, February 27,2020 – San Francisco-based Oxygen has partnered with Calgary headquartered Communo to help members within the creative freelancing industry in the US get the financial support they need through a ground-breaking new mobile banking experience. “For too long, freelancers have been…

Virtual Gurus and Communo Partner

Virtual Gurus and Communo Partner to Empower the Remote Workforce Calgary, Alberta, February 27, 2020 – Today, Communo and Virtual Gurus, two Calgary-based companies that empower remote workforces and the gig economy,  announced their collaboration. Virtual Gurus provides virtual administrative and back-end office support for US and Canadian businesses while Communo focuses on curating remote…

Ownr and Communo Partner

Ownr and Communo are working together to help Creative Entrepreneurs Launch and Thrive Calgary, Alberta, February 27, 2020 – Today, Communo announced its collaboration with Ownr. Ownr brings businesses to life and gets you ready to launch in just a few minutes. Ownr has simplified business registration for Canadians that bypasses the complexity and cost…

Goodlawyer and Communo Partner

Goodlawyer and Communo Partner to Support Freelancers with Micro Legal Help Throughout Canada  Calgary, Alberta, February 27, 2020– Today, Communo announced its partnership with Goodlawyer. Goodlawyer empowers clients to easily hire the lawyer that best suits their needs and budgets. Communo and Goodlawyer have partnered to make accessing legal counsel easy, fast and cost effective….

Coextro and Communo Partner

Coextro and Communo Partner to Support Freelancers Internet and Phone Needs Calgary, Alberta, February 27, 2019– Today, Communo announced its partnership with Coextro, providers of telecommunications services, to help Communo members within the creative freelancing industry get the business phone services they need at a price they want in the U.S. and Canada.  Coextro is…

Interview with Sam Palmer, PeoplePerHour Academy Graduate

How do you become a successful graphic designer? We caught up with PeoplePerHour Academy graduate, Sam to discuss everything from the future of graphic design to why there’s nothing better than a bowl of pasta. If I had to explain what I do to a 5 year-old, I’d say… I tell my daughter that I…

Interview with Graham Bancroft, UI Architect

Have you ever wondered “what does a UI Architect do?” We interviewed our in-house wizard, Graham on 20 years of working in the industry. If I had to explain what I do to a 5 year-old, I’d say.. I take the designs from a designer and turn them into web pages or apps that you…