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  1. How to Grow Your Staff AND Keep Expenses LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Small Business Trends

    ... . The good news is that there are a multitude of online platforms such as Upwork (from the merging of Odesk and Elance), Freelancer, Outsource and Fiverr that provide ever-increasing sources to grow your staff without breaking your bank. Whether you ...


  2. Swart becomes General Partner at Polaris PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 9 | PE Hub

    ... million clients and ten million freelancers. Gary guided the company to industry leadership and through a merger with Elance, while serving as an influential voice for the future of work and the emerging online work industry. Prior to oDesk, Gary ...


  3. 4 Crucial Steps for Creating a Profitable Online BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... boost your site rankings and help drive traffic, which means more potential clients on your site. Try sites such as eLance or Fiverr to hire a freelancer who can help you with SEO for cheaper than an agency, and less headache than trying to figure ...


  4. Bob and Joy Schwabach: 'Alibaba's World,' or how an English teacher made a billion in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Narendra Modi, used it to rally the vote and he won in a landslide. TeamChat is from the same people who made Elance, a website for freelance workers. It's a chat service for an unlimited number of people and works by organizing and summarizing ...


  5. 20 Odd Ways to Make Extra MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Credit.com

    ... working full time as a translator. Advertise locally or work on a contract basis through websites of such firms as Elance and Guru. Or check out Gengo, which is solely for freelance translators. When you dial a company's 800 number, you may well be ...


  6. New programming certs: Gold stars or false currency?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | InfoWorld

    ... be developing a formal credential program in partnership with a consortium of companies including GE, PayPal, and Elance. Credentials will be awarded on the successful completion of a series of standardized tests, which will be available to all, not ...


  7. Living With an Uneven IncomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Kiplinger Online

    ... moonlighters, small-business owners or temporary workers, according to a 2014 survey by Freelancers Union and Elance-oDesk (now known as Upwork). Some, like the Parkers, do it by choice; others do it because they can't find a salaried job; many work ...


  8. 5 email lists you should join if you're new to freelancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Mashable

    ... Williams has a theory. Spending hours and hours of your life searching for clients (sending out email after email on Elance, cold-emailing companies, and calling all your former clients) isn't a smart use of time. But what can freelancers do? ...


  9. 4 Tips to Bootstrapping Your Startup with Freelance WorkRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Women 2

    ... on certain projects. Consider signing up for and posting projects on freelance marketplaces such as Upwork (formerly Elance-oDesk) or PeoplePerHour , which collectively offer entrepreneurs and business owners access to several million freelancers ...


  10. Udemy Raises Another $65 Million To Help Anyone Learn AnythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | TechCrunch

    Udemy , the online education marketplace that wants to help anyone learn anything, has pulled in $65 million in new venture funding. The Series D round was led by Stripes Group , the late-stage New York-based firm that counts marketplace giants GrubHub, Elance/Odesk and Blue Apron among its portfolio .


  11. SynapseIndia Now Offering Web Development Based on Aura Framework With Independent Library Packages..Read the original story

    May 29, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... transfer across package boundaries". SynapseIndia CMMI certification and SynapseIndia ranking on sites like Elance make the company a trusted technology partner for global clients. Moreover, SynapseIndia Research & Development team continues to ...


  12. GoDaddy Launches New Service, oDesk Changes NameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    ... hopes its new GoDaddy Pro services can help. Over a year ago, two of the biggest freelance marketplaces, oDesk and Elance, announced they would be merging into one. Since then, they have operated as separate platforms. Today the new company ...


  13. Elance-oDesk Becomes 'Upwork' In Push To Build $10B In Freelancer RevenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... the platforms that connect them to clients are trying to get a bigger piece of the action. In the latest example, Elance-oDesk this morning announced it has a new name, Upwork , and is introducing a new freelance talent platform that shares the same ...


  14. oDesk Becomes Upwork, But What About Elance?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    A year ago, two of the biggest freelance marketplaces, oDesk and Elance, announced they would be merging into one. Since then, they have operated as separate platforms.


  15. 25 Websites To Help You Make More Money In Between GigsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... I've gone from spending money on vacation to making money on vacation. I even found a great graphic designer on Elance.com and found my book editor from her Craigslist ad. So, if your Kickstarter campaign didn't turn your venture into Google, if ...


  16. Elance-oDesk Names Stephane Kasriel Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Market Wire

    Elance-oDesk, the world's largest freelance talent marketplace, today announced that Stephane Kasriel has been named the company's chief executive officer and appointed to the board of directors. Current CEO Fabio Rosati, who has led Elance-oDesk since launch, named Kasriel as his successor and will remain a member of the company's board of directors.


  17. Google Emphasizing Site 'Mobile-Friendliness' Starting Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Application Development Trends

    ... all enough warnings that they were going to do this," she said. "Numbers from our own database of work happening via Elance.com and oDesk.com indicate that businesses are already doubling down on mobile in preparation for April 21," the company told ...


  18. Online resources to find freelance, project and contract workRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... and it found its way to the Chicago jobs section. I suggest you browse the various categories that interest you. ELance.com is your more traditional freelance site where projects are posted by companies and organizations seeking your professional ...


  19. Tech Industry says protect LGBT rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    ... Dion Lim, CEO, NextLesson Bret Taylor, CEO, Quip Joe Lonsdale, Managing Partner, Formation 8 Thomas Layton, Chairman, Elance-odesk Fabio Rosati, CEO, Elance-odesk Dave Morin, CEO, Path Mark Goldstein, Chairman, BackOps Kevin Rose, CEO, North ...


  20. Should I Hire a Freelancer or Not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    ... non-employees easier and more efficient than ever. I'm assuming the reader has an understanding of tools such as eLance.com and Fiverr . If not, take a minute to review. I want to address some of the issues that arise from working with ...