If you’re a recruiter or company looking to hire quality talent, it’s time to get personal and avoid some common mistakes. As the founder of
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Have you ever had a bad client? Unfortunately late or non-payment, scope creep, shifting deadlines, and all around difficult clients are common in the freelance
Webinar Replay: Find Clients and Build Your Freelance Business with Matt Inglot of Freelance Transformation
Do you stay up at night wondering how you will find your next freelance client? I hear variations of this question from freelancers all the
Watch the reply of the #Freelance Webinar. Mark Fromson, Co-Founder of LocalSolo.com, walks us through modern best practices for agencies and how to become
Have you ever wondered who comes up with the creative logo designs or consistent brand identities that most companies use? Meet our featured Soloist Vince Burkhead.
This month’s Featured Soloist is a freelance designer and art director from Vancouver, Canada. Helen Eady spent 8 years working at agencies before deciding to
As a freelancer, you’re not just in the business of providing services or doing work. You’re in the business of selling yourself and making first
We’re starting a new series called Featured Soloist, highlighting a LocalSolo Freelancer every week or two. We’ll ask questions about their freelance work, get advice
With the rise of freelancing and the “gig economy” it’s becoming more lucrative for professionals to set out on their own and build a business
If you’re looking to hire a developer to supplement your in-house team, help you build the next Facebook, Snapchat, or just a cool website for
If you have a startup or small business that needs a website, you have a few options for how to get it built. One of
For a freelancer, being a contractor at an agency can feel like the golden goose. Many successful freelancers use agency sub-contracting in some way shape
Freelancing is getting a ton of attention these days. One recent study predicted that by 2020, over 50% of the American workforce will be doing freelance
The number of online talent aggregation platforms has been steadily increasing. Enterprising entrepreneurs have realized the shortcomings of LinkedIn and massive job boards and have
LocalSolo expands to 4 new countries and 25 new cities! Our new supported cities are: Estonia (NEW): Tallin Finland (NEW): Helsinki Germany (NEW): Cologne
Consistently our most requested feature, we’re excited to introduce video support for our Freelance profiles. Our freelancers can now add up to 16 Vimeo or Youtube
Announcing the launch of the LocalSolo job board, free for all Employer account holders during our beta period. Freelancers, you don’t have to wait anymore
Why Freelance? Considering taking the plunge and working for yourself? Here’s 10 of the most important benefits of freelancing. 1. The freedom that freelancing affords
Exciting times, LocalSolo has expanded to 10 new cities! Our new supported cities are: Birmingham, UK. Bristol, UK. Columbus, Ohio. Glasgow, UK. Indianapolis, Indiana.
We listened to everyone’s requests and made it so. Your LocalSolo profile now has an image portfolio. Wow, does it ever make the profiles come
We’ve received feedback from an overwhelming number of our Employer accounts that they would like to see recommendations written by previous clients and co-workers.
Hello everyone, and welcome to our first blog post – “The Making of LocalSolo Freelance” The origins of LocalSolo start in the beautiful city of
Globalization and a plethora of online Freelance platforms have made it easier than ever before to hire someone remote and inexpensive to help your business.
Approaching a quality freelancer should be done with the upmost care. It’s not that different than approaching a beautiful woman or a handsome guy. After
So you’re a hotshot freelancer. You work for the best companies and you command top dollar. You’re turning away work and your career is dialed