Clients & Gigs

Upwork introduces programs to help top freelancers earn more

Earlier this month, oDesk relaunched as Upwork with a brand new site and a slew of new features. Upwork is a platform designed to help talented independent professionals thrive. As…


Advocacy

Gawker proves unions are retro cool

Are unions “retro cool”? Last week, the editorial employees at Gawker, the online media company, announced that they were intending to unionize. Our founder Sara Horowitz wrote about this in…


"Imagine a day without sound": Freelance musicians are coming together

No matter what industry you’re in, our new online network for freelancers has a place for you. But if it doesn’t, you can create it. That’s exactly…


Money & Taxes

True story: This CEO cut his $1M salary to pay his employees better

Apparently all CEO’s aren’t bad. As The New York Times pointed out the other day, one company’s new minimum wage is now $70,000 a year. Even…


Money & Taxes

How do you get paid on time, all of the time?

How do you make sure your clients pay you on time, all of the time? We want you to help get the conversation started before our next Spark event on…