Author: Julie Stewart

9 Questions to Ask When Hiring A Marketing Consultant 0

9 Questions to Ask When Hiring A Marketing Consultant

Private Equity and VC firms, startup enterprises and other capital-raising projects will inevitably reach the stage where top-level marketing expertise is needed. It might be to help shape the go-to-market strategy, evaluate potential target...

9 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Finance Professional 0

9 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Finance Professional

Has your company reached the point of readiness to hire a full or part time finance professional with some investment banking or controller experience? If you’ve never had to hire for that kind of role before, getting...

Redefining Work, Employment and Advancement in the Freelance Economy 0

Redefining Work, Employment and Advancement in the Freelance Economy

What’s the meaning of a job title today? Not what it used to be, it seems. A recent article in McKinsey Quarterly put it this way: “The landscape is shifting in areas such as...

Why Using An Online Talent Platform Yields Higher Profit 0

Why Using An Online Talent Platform Yields Higher Profit

In lieu of our usual article here, I’m sharing a graphic created by McKinsey Global Institute, summarizing the findings of a recent analysis of the fiscal impacts of hiring mid-level and higher professionals through an...

Earning More and Loving It: Freelancing Growth in America 0

Earning More and Loving It: Freelancing Growth in America

Freelancers Union and Upwork have commissioned their third annual survey of independent workers to gauge freelancing growth in America. The numbers reveal surging ranks of independent workers who are earning more and solidifying their choices...

Freelance Management Systems, Revisited 0

Freelance Management Systems, Revisited

Whether you frequently hire freelancers, or you are someone who freelances yourself on a regular basis, you know it’s a hassle to keep track of it all. You probably rely on a half dozen...

Managing Remote Teams – Strategies for Success 0

Managing Remote Teams – Strategies for Success

The standard white collar workplace, where nearly every employee comes into the office 4 or more days a week, is not so “standard” any more.  According to Entrepreneur, as of this year (2016), only 53%...

5 Ways Strategy Consultants Can Fill Executive Roles – Without the Overhead 0

5 Ways Strategy Consultants Can Fill Executive Roles – Without the Overhead

The advent of the on-demand concept came first to manufacturing, and by now it’s found in multiple sectors.  Applying it to human capital, it can add efficiencies at every level – from the classic example of calling up a ride to finding...

Is Your Firm Prepared to Work With Freelancers? 0

Is Your Firm Prepared to Work With Freelancers?

Is Your Firm Prepared to Work With Freelancers? Most organizations don’t have any protocols for directing, supporting, or administering their work. Here are some freelancing best practices suggestions. The Freelance Economy is starting to...

Happily, The Happiest Freelancers Work Here 0

Happily, The Happiest Freelancers Work Here

The contingent workforce is growing – and the happiest ones are the kind who run their own businesses doing freelance work. According to new research published by Staffing Industry Analysts, there are now an estimated 44 million people...

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