Elance Inc

Type: Company
Name: Elance Inc
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

How Pinoy earned P7.5-M from freelance work just 1 year

J Olvido, an oDesker, is seen working on his computer. Photo courtesy of oDesk Facebook page MANILA, Philippines - Imagine earning millions of pesos from freelance work.A programmer from Cavite earned P7.5 million in 2013, or a whopping average of P20,547 ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

How To Start A 'Marketplace' Business

Imitation is the finest form of flattery. And boy, oh boy, does the startup community take it to the extreme. When something works in one industry, there’s a mad gold rush to replicate it in any every single other.Two-sided marketplaces, the sharing economy, ... [Published Network Journal - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Economics: Health care transparency, hospital finances and privacy

The Affordable Health Care (AHC) act was supposed to cut insurance cost and red-tape for those who had no other means. Even at the start we have seen how the private companies are removing the safeties and means for the public to gain from political actions. ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

On the Future of Work

By now, most of us have heard about the 2010 study by software technology company Intuit, which holds that 40 percent of our workforce will be contingent, i.e. freelance, contract, self-employed, temp, etc., by 2020 , and that traditional, full-time, ... [Published Stranger - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Balancing Act: How much is your time worth? Consider outsourcing some tasks

Todd Paton has a booming Miami business getting customers noticed on the Web. One tool he uses is generating online press releases to build brand awareness and create links that will send traffic to a customer's website. But Paton, owner of Paton Internet ... [Published Macon Telegraph - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

5 Things to Get Right Before You Start Selling to Overseas Customers

17/07/2014By Emily Coltman FCA, Chief Accountant to FreeAgentIf you’re thinking about growing your business, you may have considered whether you can provide goods and services to new customers based overseas.But what groundwork should you put in place ... [Published Fresh Business Thinking - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

5 Reasons Why Zero Hour Contracts Are The Future of Work

During the recent downturn, many companies found that they couldn’t shed costs as fast as they needed to, because many of their staff were on permanent or fixed-term contracts.In the UK, one answer to this problem was the introduction of the zero hours ... [Published Entrepreneur.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Great British Startups Cup 2014: Fans’ favourite revealed…

by Megan DunsbyUpdated: Jul 21, 2014 Published: Jul 21, 2014Following weeks of voting, Startups can now reveal the winner of the Great British Startups Cup fans’ favourite as chosen by you.With stiff competition between the 32 fast-growth UK start-up ... [Published startups.co.uk - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

MobiDev Ranked 1st Among Outsourcing Companies On Elance

PRWebThe most popular services on Elance include mobile and web programming, design, content creation, sales and marketing, as well as finance and management. More than 1.7 million registered clients are enabled to look for services provided by 3.5 million ... [Published Nations Restaurant News - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking out of the cubicle

Are online resourcing platforms like Elance forever changing the nature of knowledge work?Read in this storyRussel Brand, T-Systems, says companies that accommodate flexible resourcing models will be the ones attracting the best talent.In this, the second ... [Published IT Web - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

The Sharing Economy is Misnamed But Deserves Celebration Anyway

We've heard a lot lately about the "sharing economy" as well as the "collaborative economy" – two terms that are often used interchangeably but probably shouldn't be. Seemingly, every corner of the economy is now being "disrupted" by this new breed of ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Three schoolboy (or girl) errors to avoid when hiring online

Smart businesses and entrepreneurs are increasingly getting more hands on deck by using freelancers online. Gone is the need for an endless list of “stuff I need to do” (aka everything ). Whittling down your to-do list to the stuff you want to do (and ... [Published Start Up Donut - Jun 30 2014]

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"Filipinos often focus on admin jobs, this is due to the familiarity of Filipinos to do call center type of work. We have a good number of IT talents as well - our hardworking nature combined with our service oriented culture makes us very attractive to clients" Cirujano said
"The iPad app streamlines the entire home renovating process, saving people time and allowing them to get on with more important things" Mr Lim said
...She typically gives out small projects to new hires, testing them before doling out ongoing tasks. "Over time, I have gotten much better about being clear on what exactly it is I need people to do. If I have had a bad experience, it has been because I had not properly communicated what I needed, wanted or expected."

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The hero’s journey through the landscape of the... [Published Deloitte University Press - Jul 24 2014]
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On the Future of Work [Published Stranger - Jul 22 2014]
TaskRabbit Redux [Published New Yorker - Jul 22 2014]
Balancing Act: How much is your time worth? Con... [Published Macon Telegraph - Jul 22 2014]
5 Things to Get Right Before You Start Selling ... [Published Fresh Business Thinking - Jul 22 2014]
Meet the couple living the dream [Published Melbourne Age - Jul 22 2014]
5 Reasons Why Zero Hour Contracts Are The Futur... [Published Entrepreneur.com - Jul 21 2014]
Great British Startups Cup 2014: Fans’ favourit... [Published startups.co.uk - Jul 21 2014]
International: Iraq-IRIS; Israel-Palestinians r... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 17 2014]
5 things to get right before you start selling ... [Published Business Matters Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
Ask LH: How Do I Stop My App Idea From Getting ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - Jul 17 2014]
MobiDev Ranked 1st Among Outsourcing Companies ... [Published Nations Restaurant News - Jul 16 2014]
Breaking out of the cubicle [Published IT Web - Jul 16 2014]
How good content can improve your company's brand [Published Digital Journal - Jul 16 2014]
The Sharing Economy is Misnamed But Deserves Ce... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 16 2014]
The Sharing Economy is Misnamed But Deserves Ce... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Jul 15 2014]
Education: Courtroom drama, public losses right... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 14 2014]
Meet the couple living the dream [Published Gloucester Advocate - Jul 11 2014]
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Recruitment giant Randstad invests in freelance... [Published GigaOM Network - Jul 07 2014]
The European freelancer platform Twago has taken a chunky investment from Randstad, one of the world’s top recruitment firms. Twago focuses on the sorts of jobs freelancers can do from behind a keyboard – translation, design, coding and so on. It ...
Recruitment giant Randstad invests in freelance... [Published GigaOM - Jul 07 2014]
The European freelancer platform Twago has taken a chunky investment from Randstad, one of the world’s top recruitment firms. Twago focuses on the sorts of jobs freelancers can do from behind a keyboard – translation, design, coding and so on. It ...
How to Create a Part-Time Job [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jun 24 2014]
Do you work a full-time job and still can’t take care of all those bills every month? Maybe you manage to pay your bills but have nothing left over for savings and investments? Maybe you need a side hustle – the newer name for the good old odd job or ...
Polaris names new venture partner [Published PE Hub Blog - Jun 18 2014]
Polaris Partners said Wednesday that it has hired Gary Swart as a venture partner. Previously, Polaris was the CEO of oDesk . PRESS RELEASE June 18, 2014 – San Francisco, CA – - Polaris Partners today announced that veteran technology executive ...
Here are the keys to crack the code of the coll... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 12 2014]
GUEST POST Image Credit: Oran Viriyincy/Flickr A lot of collaborative economy companies describe themselves as “the eBay of X.” Airbnb is the eBay of hotels. Lyft is the eBay of taxis. Prosper is the eBay of loans. The examples go on and on. It makes ...
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