Business Monday: Artists, creative freelancers navigate COVID-era funding challenges

Ryan Walters of Lanesborough has spent five years as a freelance theater professional. In 2019, he joined the Connecticut-based dance company MOMIX on an international tour, serving as a touring technical director. When he returned to the Berkshires last February, he was hired by MASS MoCA as a freelance technician for choreographer Bill T. Jones’s […]

Has covid killed the co-working space for freelancers? Far from it :: Freelance UK

It feels like every part of the way we used to live has been affected by covid-19, from our socialising and travelling, right down to our shopping habits and the way we work. With a government order currently in place that individuals can only leave home for work purposes where it is “unreasonable” to work […]

This service helps you find vetted freelance opportunities

Article content This article was created by StackCommerce. While Postmedia may collect a commission on sales through the links on this page, we are not being paid by the brands mentioned. Working from home has fostered the growth of the freelance job sector more than ever. More Canadians are taking on extra remote work to […]

Just the Job: I’m thinking about going freelance and joining the gig economy?

Q: I am a professional considering a change. I’ve been employed most of my career and I have done quite well. I would like to have a bit more control and freedom over what I do. So, I am exploring the option of working freelance or as part of the gig economy. It does scare […]

Multifaceted journalist Amin Fardin is making waves with his YouTube channel

As a freelancer, Amin has worked as a Broadcast Journalist, Communications Journalist, Foreign Correspondent Journalist, Freelance Writer, Investigative Journalist, Newspaper Reporter Journalist, Photojournalist and Social Media Journalist. Amin Fardin, a successful journalist in Iran also runs a popular YouTube channel. Amin never wanted to stick to doing only one kind of work. Hence, even as […]

Here’s where skilled freelancers can find jobs

Jobs for skilled freelancers are booming. And it doesn’t matter whether your skill is in marketing, tech, law, logistics or accounting. Companies are turning to gig platforms to find skilled freelancers to fill a wide array of openings. The pandemic is partly responsible for the change. With COVID-19 leading to widespread telecommuting, acceptance of untraditional […]

How Computers Have Boosted the Freelance Industry

In years gone by, computers were clunky, huge, and often slow machines. While they were considered high-tech in their day ( — January 12, 2021) — In years gone by, computers were clunky, huge, and often slow machines. While they were considered high-tech in their day, they were limited with regard to what they could […]

Is Freelancer Limited (ASX:FLN) Popular Amongst Insiders?

If you want to know who really controls Freelancer Limited (ASX:FLN), then you’ll have to look at the makeup of its share registry. Institutions will often hold stock in bigger companies, and we expect to see insiders owning a noticeable percentage of the smaller ones. I generally like to see some degree of insider ownership, […]

‘Freelancers Make Theatre Work’ Publishes Survey Findings into the Relationship Between Organisations and Freelance Workers in the Performing Arts Sector

New survey data collected by Freelancers Make Theatre Work reveals the interdependence of organisations and freelancers in the performing arts sector. Despite the Government’s investment of £1.57 billion in the cultural and heritage sectors, with little or no direct support for freelancers, performing arts organisations remain extremely concerned about the loss of the freelance workforce […]

Major survey of 96 theatres highlights freelance workforce ‘in crisis’

The survey of organisations including the National Theatre, Nottingham Playhouse, Sheffield Theatres and Shakespeare’s Globe has highlighted the importance of the freelance workforce, warning that it remains in crisis without substantial government support during the pandemic To continue reading this article you must be logged in Register or login to unlock 3 free articles every […]

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