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Posted May 17, 2013 by

Are Entry Level Jobs in Freelancing Becoming More Popular?

The following post suggests that more workers may want to leave their current entry level jobs and move towards freelancing.

More than seven in 10 freelancers who still hold down “regular” jobs plan to break away and work for themselves in the near future, according to a survey conducted by Millennial Branding, a Gen Y consulting firm, and oDesk, a popular online worksite. Of nearly 3,200 freelancers worldwide who were interviewed

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Freelancers Who Work 9-to-5 Jobs Say Quitting’s on the Horizon

Posted December 15, 2011 by

Why the Shift to Global Work Is a Massive Opportunity for the U.S.

American companies will soon hire millions of designers, coders, writers, marketers, and other skilled people from all over the world, says Ross Dawson, co-author of the just-released book Getting Results From Crowds: The definitive guide to using crowd-sourcing to grow your business.

Ross Dawson“The shift to global work is not a problem for the U.S., it is a massive opportunity. The future of the economy depends on us embracing crowdsourcing. Companies must get good at creating value with crowds.” (more…)