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Tweetable Tips: Using Twitter to Fuel eCommerce Growth

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 30, 2015

Whether you’re making a living from your online store or you look at using Etsy, Fiverr or Zazzle as more of a profitable hobby, increasing your profits should always be on your mind. The use of social media, specifically Twitter, can fuel ecommerce growth at your online stores if it’s done the right way. Build a Following There’s […]

12 Productivity Hacks to Supercharge Your Workday

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 28, 2015

It’s ironic that the flexibility of a freelancer’s schedule, which is one of the lifestyle’s biggest attractions, also presents some of its greatest challenges. Without a supervisor to set the schedule, productivity tends to suffer. This is a problem for new freelance workers who haven’t settled into a stable work pattern yet and experienced freelancers […]

Hyperspecialization Is Good, But It's Not the Whole Story

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 24, 2015

A complex division of labor is one of the hallmarks of an advanced civilization, but as the economy evolves toward greater complexity, the pitfall of hyperspecialization opens up for businesses looking to remain agile. It certainly is true that success is to be found by identifying a niche in your industry and serving it better […]

Join Our Account Services Team

By: Sammie Schweissguth | Published: September 17, 2015

The Account Services Team at CrowdSource drives the success of some of the world’s largest online retailers and publishers by helping them leverage our robust network of skilled freelancers. Partnering with enterprise clients means brainstorming and problem solving on the daily, as we engineer creative solutions for a relatively new (but thriving!) industry. We’ve earned […]

Keys to Success as a Freelancer: Work Smarter, Not Harder

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 16, 2015

Hard work and dedication can take you far in life, which you already know if you’re a freelance entrepreneur, but hard work alone is useless without a smart approach to the work you’re doing. Often, the keys to success are to be found in applying less effort than you are now, but in a more […]

The Present and Future of Today's Freelancing Trends

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 15, 2015

Once upon a time, freelancers had trouble describing what they did for a living when others asked. Those times are over now that more and more people, in both the public and private sectors, look at freelancing as a both a viable income and a budget-friendly workforce solution. Over the years, a few distinct trends […]

Keys to Success in the Workplace of the Future

By: Richard Stockton | Published: September 4, 2015

As the labor market continues its historic shift from top-down hierarchy to distributed networks of freelancers, arranging to take advantage of the workplace of the future has become a key objective for many businesses. Managers, shareholders and workers alike are facing a significant transition, and each must find a new balance to stay relevant in […]