How to Easily Find Freelance Work
by Adam Mathew
August 26, 2009, 12:19 PM ????? How to Easily Find Freelance Work ???
Ok so the economy has gone to the tubes, 1 out of 10 people are unemployed, and most businesses are on a hiring freeze. Sounds like a perfect time to close your eyes, cross your fingers, and hope you have steady income through the next few years. Although this is a horrible time to find a job, feel safe, and live a lifestyle you want, it is the perfect time to be a consultant.
Have I gone mad? I don’t think so. The demand for experts to advice companies on ways to operate more efficiently has increased tremendously during this economy. The increase in costs above an employee’s salary has also made a contract/freelance position look much sweeter to the employer. Combine these reasons and the increase in online freelance marketplaces and you have a recipe for opportunity, if you want to take it.
So where is all of the work out there? Let’s look at the top three areas to find freelance work.