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6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Contractor Position

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Contracting is a lucrative career choice — and definitely more than the “temp gig” friends and family might make it out to be.

But before you accept a contractor position, make sure you consider these six things first…   

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Are You Prepared to Join the Contingent Workforce?

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For the past several years, thought leaders have discussed a critical change in the global economy: the move toward the “gig economy” or the contingent workforce.

Why? Because the returning health of the global economy has led to an increase in workers who prefer to retain more control over their careers…   

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Why Freelance Work Sets You Up for a Fulfilling Career

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The pressure to land a job immediately upon graduating college—if not before—can be as intense as the pressure experienced during the college-application phase. With the job market as tough as it is, finding a way to stand out is no longer a matter of simply finding the perfect major or knowing the right professors. Instead, employers look for real experience that will give them an idea of the applicant’s culture fit, work ethic and ability to meet expectations. So let your portfolio of freelance work do the talking for you. Take Advantage of the Benefits of Part-time Opportunities As the   

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Winning in Our New Economy: Inside the Mind of a Freelancer [Infographic]

Mind of a freelancer

Who are freelancers? What motivates them? What advantages do they have over traditional in-office workers? Why are they taking over the planet?

This infographic from 24SevenTalent.com let’s us take a look inside the mind of a freelancer, and learn more about them. Take a look, and then answer: How well equipped are you to be a winner in our new economy?   

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