Posts authored by Caitlin Pearce

Caitlin Pearce is the Executive Director of Freelancers Union.
Oct 07, 2019

A personal announcement from our Executive Director, Caitlin Pearce

I am writing to let you know that after nine amazing years at Freelancers Union, I will be leaving my role as Executive Director in December. It has been an…

Oct 03, 2019

The Freelancing In America study shows that the U.S. independent workforce is a political force to be reckoned with

The 2019 Freelancing in America study shows an increase in full-time freelancers, and increasing confidence in freelance as a long-term choice.

Sep 12, 2019

NYC extends anti-harassment and discrimination protections to freelancers

New York City Council voted to extend NYC's Human Rights Law under Int. 136, giving 1.3 million independent workers legal recourse against harassment.

Sep 10, 2019

The first Freelancing in NYC study shows that 1 in 3 NYC workers is freelancing

The first Freelancing in NYC study shows that one in three New Yorkers is freelancing, and driving the creative economy.

Jun 21, 2019

Why we're testifying against non-compete agreements for freelancers

We support New York City Council bill 108-2018 to restrict the use of non-compete agreements in contracts for freelance work.