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….

Upwork Partners with Business Talent Group

Upwork (Nasdaq: UPWK), the leading online talent platform, today announced an exclusive collaboration in the on-demand talent industry with Business Talent Group (BTG), the leading marketplace for independent management consultants, interim executives, subject matter experts, and project managers. With this collaboration, Upwork and BTG will offer clients access to on-demand talent across both companies’ networks—helping…

Upwork: hiring managers embracing remote work and the use of freelancers

Upwork, the leading online talent solution, today released the results of its fourth annual Future Workforce Report, which explores the hiring habits of over 1,500 U.S. hiring managers. This year’s study features two waves of data, surveying hiring managers both prior to and in the midst of COVID-19, to reveal how the pandemic has impacted the…

Upwork Enhances Features for Enterprise Clients

Upwork, the world’s leader in remote work for 20 years, today announced enhanced capabilities for enterprise businesses in their on-demand remote talent platform. The upgraded platform makes it easier for companies to centrally manage a flexible, cost-efficient remote workforce strategy, while gaining access to proven, in-demand talent with more than 8,000 skills across the fields…

Upwork Pledges $1 Million in Grants for Covid-19 Projects

Upwork has announced the Work Together Talent Grants Program, an initiative designed to support projects with missions directly tied to mitigating COVID-19’s devastating impact on individuals, communities and economies everywhere. The program’s goal is to provide selected grantees working on coronavirus-related projects the highly skilled and talented independent workers who are critical to developing and…