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Report: 24 million independent workers by 2018 - Staffing Industry Analysts (registration)

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Report: 24 million independent workers by 2018
Staffing Industry Analysts (registration)
The independent workforce is expected to grow to 24 million by 2018, according to the report.
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Before You Go Freelance, Read This

Before You Go Freelance, Read This | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Given the deluge of people going freelance as a result of the Great Recession, it’s worth examining what this army of the newly minted self-employed will be likely to experience.
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Protecting Your Business And Your Independent Workers Through A Freelance Agreement | Internet Lawyer - Internet Attorney - Texas Business Lawyer

Protecting Your Business And Your Independent Workers Through A Freelance Agreement | Internet Lawyer - Internet Attorney - Texas Business Lawyer | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Internet law Protecting Your Business And Your Independent Workers Through A Freelance Agreement: What exactly... http://t.co/zbbNCi08hY
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Life As a Freelance Musician: Part 6: The Business Side of Things ...

Life As a Freelance Musician: Part 6: The Business Side of Things ... | Freelancing | Scoop.it
You need to be backing up not only your project files but also your legal documents, quotes and other stuff. Next few weeks: -Enjoying the Pros of Freelance Life -When Is A Song Done?
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The Shoes Spills // Adjusting to Freelance Life | Grown-up Shoes ...

The Shoes Spills // Adjusting to Freelance Life | Grown-up Shoes ... | Freelancing | Scoop.it
(photo from my Instagram). Oh hey, remember me?:). Whew! This past month has been a blur, although in a great, exciting way. I'm learning very quickly how long these projects actually take me and how much I can truly take ...
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Wait, So Co-Working Isn’t Great?

Wait, So Co-Working Isn’t Great? | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Is co-working actually bad for companies. Over the weekend The Economist, via BusinessInsider took a look at the backlash to coworking and so did we. (RT "New at #nibletz! Wait so co-working isn't great?
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12 Proven Marketing Tips to Identify Your Target Audience

12 Proven Marketing Tips to Identify Your Target Audience | Freelancing | Scoop.it
If you're ready to take the guesswork out of targeting… (12 Proven Marketing Tips to Identify Your Target Audience @YFSMagazine http://t.co/F2ClyUm5tJ #solopreneur)...
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Co-working helps meet demand for office space | Bizspace Blog

Co-working helps meet demand for office space | Bizspace Blog | Freelancing | Scoop.it
As the number of new businesses is on the increase, co-working could help make sure there is enough space for everyone.
Figures from StartUp Britain claim 484,224 businesses were set up last year, up from 440,600 in 2011.
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Co-working: the missing link for home-based business -

Co-working: the missing link for home-based business - | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Claire Mitchell of the Girls Mean Business talks about marketing and how to juggle life, kids and a business!
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The Solopreneur Hour Podcast with Michael O'Neal | Business | Marketing | Solopreneur | Network Marketing | John Lee Dumas

The Solopreneur Hour Podcast with Michael O'Neal | Business | Marketing | Solopreneur | Network Marketing | John Lee Dumas | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Preview and download the podcast The Solopreneur Hour Podcast with Michael O'Neal | Business | Marketing | Solopreneur | Network Marketing | John Lee Dumas on iTunes. Read episode descriptions and customer reviews.
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Freelance Life: Client Hunting 101

Freelance Life: Client Hunting 101 | Freelancing | Scoop.it
clients though, where are they? Finding work can actually be more daunting than the work itself. If we were experts at attracting and selling clients we'd be (#Freelance Life: Client Hunting 101 - (Please ReTweet!
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Report: Women, Boomers leading the freelance charge - BizReport

Report: Women, Boomers leading the freelance charge
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"This and other brand-new segment insights can help spur fresh programs and policy to support and empower the solopreneur.
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- Freelance Life  |  August 2013

- Freelance Life  |  August 2013 | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Freelance Life | August 2013 (Photo: Freelance Life  |  August 2013 http://t.co/N1zJV9vApg)
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Self-Employment Rises - Wall Street Journal

Self-Employment Rises - Wall Street Journal | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Self-Employment Rises
Wall Street Journal
For the first time in three years of commissioning the annual survey, MBO found that Gen Xers—those from 34 to 49 years of age—comprise 36% of the independent workforce, the highest share of all age groups.
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KindredHQ Pop Up Coworking @ Third Door, Wandsworth

Friday, Sep 13, 2013, 1:00 PM

Third Door Workhub and Nursery
16 Point Pleasant, Putney,

4 Kindred spirits Attending

We've got a brand new Kindrejelly at the incredible Third Door Workhub in Putney.  It's a 10 minute walk from East Putney tube or Wandsworth Town overground, and - if you have children, it's even got its own nursery! This is how they describe their new space: 'Third Door is a simple but brilliant award-winning concept. A place that’s not your home...

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We've got a brand new Kindrejelly at the incredible Third Door Workhub in Putney.  It's a 10 minute walk from East Putney tube or Wandsworth Town overground, and - if you have children, it&# (RT @kindredhq: Join us this Friday for co-working...
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How to decide between in-house and freelance life | Blog ...

Your first design job can define you for the rest of your career, so make sure you pick the right path. Designer Natasha Roberts of Big Blue Dog Design weighs up the pros and cons of in-house life...
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Designing a Freelance Life Part 1: The Brief | Design Thinking

Designing a Freelance Life Part 1: The Brief | Design Thinking | Freelancing | Scoop.it
A recent article on the freelance workplace refers to an Intuit study that predicts 40% of the workforce will be freelance by 2020.
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7 Success Lessons It's Never Too Late to Learn

Life's lessons don't always come when we want them. But these 7 tips for success are worthy teachings at any age.
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Why Some Entrepreneurs Succeed--and Some Don't

Why Some Entrepreneurs Succeed--and Some Don't | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Inc. editor-in-chief Eric Schurenberg reflects on this year's Inc. 5000 list and the highs and lows of living the entrepreneurial life.
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Get Ready for the New Workforce

Get Ready for the New Workforce | Freelancing | Scoop.it
As the old guard switches out for the new, you'll have to change the way you manage.
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By 2020, independent workers will be the majority

By 2020, independent workers will be the majority | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Freelancers, consultants and other independent workers account for 16 million people in the country now and will become a majority by 2020, predicts Gene Zaino, CEO of MBO Partners.
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Millennials: Creating a New Workforce - Diversity Executive

Millennials: Creating a New Workforce - Diversity Executive | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Millennials are creating a new workplace. Here are insights on the transformation. http://t.co/y09h7is7CD
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Five Questions Every Solopreneur Should Ask Themselves

Five Questions Every Solopreneur Should Ask Themselves | Freelancing | Scoop.it
For many women entrepreneurs and solopreneurs, starting a business is the most exhilarating part of the process. But it can also be the most costly, if you don't know the answers to these five questions.
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Yes, we are worthy: making it in the freelance world

Yes, we are worthy: making it in the freelance world | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Writers and content creators tell stories, and the world can’t get enough good storytelling. The trick is to get paid fairly, or to get paid at all.
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How to avoid the traps of solopreneurship | Peter Shallard

How to avoid the traps of solopreneurship | Peter Shallard | Freelancing | Scoop.it
Listen up solopreneurs. I'm talking to you. You're running a very small business – probably from home – and you're all by yourself. It's not easy. In fact, you're exposed to all kinds of pitfalls other entrepreneurs never even experience.
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