Revoke parking privileges for veterans because they ‘incentivize driving,’ Vancouver council report advises

Vancouver city staff have said that in the lead-up to Remembrance Day, veterans should not get free parking in the city, and parking privileges already given to them should be revoked because these perks “incentivizes driving,” and are “in direct opposition to our climate-change and transportation policies.” “Providing free parking provisions to certain subsets of […]

Volleyball club focuses on skill development

Members of the Brant Youth Volleyball Club compete last year. While there are no games or tournaments scheduled for this season due to COVID-19, the club has four competitive teams working on skills and drills . Submitted The Brant Youth Volleyball Club is taking things as they come during the pandemic. “We had our virtual […]

Detention Adventure adds Grand Bend’s Lilly Bartlam to cast

Lilly Bartlam (right) plays Kelly Darnell in season two of Detention Adventure. Handout GRAND BEND – Lilly Bartlam of Grand Bend is the latest addition to the CBC series Detention Adventure which began streaming its second season Oct. 2. Season two features Bartlam as Kelly Darnell, a girl who Bartlam describes as a “history buff” […]

COVID-19 impact on Global Freelance Platforms Market 2020 By Segment Forecasts 2025

“ This report also covers the impact of COVID-19 on the global market. The pandemic caused by Coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected every aspect of life globally, including the business sector. This has brought along several changes in market conditions. Overview Of Freelance Platforms Market 2020-2025: Reports Monitor has added a new report in its large database […]

Edited Transcript of FLN.AX earnings conference call or presentation 21-Oct-20 12:01am GMT

Q3 2020 Freelancer Ltd Earnings Call SYDNEY Oct 21, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Freelancer Ltd earnings conference call or presentation Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 12:01:00am GMT TEXT version of Transcript ================================================================================ Corporate Participants ================================================================================ * Adam Byrnes Freelancer Limited – VP of Products & Growth * Neil Leonard Katz Freelancer Limited […]

Side Hustles Are Helping Many Americans Close The Income Gap During The Pandemic

Samantha Sands lost her public relations job two weeks after the coronavirus pandemic shut down much of the country. She was able to maintain some work on contract, but as the economy faltered, many clients put her PR services on pause. So she got creative. “I’d worked as a bridal consultant during college, and it […]

Marloes De Vries on her love of freelancing and the surprising outcome of uncertainty

As a little girl, Marloes De Vries started making robots out of shoe boxes and toilet rolls and grabbed every piece of paper available in the house so she could draw. Today, she’s an award-winning illustrator, author, and artist based in the Netherlands. A graduate in visual communications, Marloes worked as a graphic designer, art […]

Multiple stabbings reported at Surrey townhouse, including toddler – Cloverdale Reporter

Surrey RCMP cruisers outside a Newton townhouse Tuesday night. (Photo: Shane MacKichan) Multiple stabbings reported at Surrey townhouse, including toddler Police called to townhouse complex in the 12700-block of 66th Avenue Police tape surrounds a Surrey townhouse where three people were reportedly stabbed Tuesday evening (Oct. 20). It happened in Newton, in the […]

Things to Consider before taking up Freelance Bookkeeping Jobs

In this current state of economic realities, it is becoming more common for people to take up freelancing jobs and make them into a full-time job – or at least a job that pays some money. The varieties of jobs available are numerous, and some people even earn more than enough to support themselves and […]

How to successfully set up as a freelancer

© Artem Medvediev Dave Chaplin, CEO and founder of ContractorCalculator, and author of The Contractors’ Handbook – Third Edition, shares his advice on how to set up as a freelancer in the current economic climate We are living and working in unprecedented times. The economy is still reeling from the impact of COVID-19 and many jobs […]

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