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  1. FlexJobs Reveals Top Freelance Gigs, Papa John's Franchisee Gets JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    ... a thriving force that is changing the way businesses hire. According to a new landmark survey commissioned by Elance-oDesk and Freelancers Union, there are more than 53 million freelance workers in the U.S. alone. That's about 34 percent of the ...

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  2. 13 Websites to Make Extra Cash In Your Spare TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Lifehack.org

    ... Click here to sign up on Fiverr to start selling your services. Upwork is the product upon the merger of Elance and oDesk, the two biggest freelance marketplaces online. Like Fiverr, you can sign up to start working on almost anything there from ...

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

    Sep 22, 2015 | 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 ...

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  4. SoftTech, Lowercase invest in family concierge service app EnvoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | PE Hub

    ... Raj Gajwani, Fabrice Grinda and Jose Marin of FJ Labs; Edward Park (COO of Athenahealth); Gary Swart (former CEO of ODesk); and Tyler Willis. Stephanie Palmeri, a principal at SoftTech VC, has joined the board. Envoy , known by its website and its ...

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  5. Content Marketing For StartupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... of sites already that have bad content - and people still continually read it and post to social feeds. Go onto Odesk or any other pay for hire site and you'll see hundreds of requests for $5 blog posts. The result is low-quality articles from third ...

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  6. Content Marketing For StartupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... of sites already that have bad content - and people still continually read it and post to social feeds. Go onto Odesk or any other pay for hire site and you'll see hundreds of requests for $5 blog posts. The result is low-quality articles from third ...

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  7. Expert360 secures $4.1 million in capital to transform the consulting industryRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | PR Log

    ... also get support from a project manager to scope work and assemble teams. Former CEO of global online work platform oDesk, Gary Swart is a shareholder in Expert360 and is a member of the advisory board. He has been impressed by the company's growth ...

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  8. 4 Tips to Bootstrapping Your Startup with Freelance WorkRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Women 2

    ... 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 worldwide. ...

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  9. 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 .

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