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CrowdSource Announces New Brand: OneSpace

By: Stephanie Leffler | Published: November 17, 2015

Today we’re excited to introduce you to our new brand, OneSpace. Our new look, logo and website publicly reflect the evolution that has been taking place within our walls since the beginning of the year. As we expand to provide a more robust set of solutions, it is important that our brand reflect our vision […]

CrowdSource Attends Webster University Communications Career Series

By: Brittany Corners | Published: November 4, 2015

Last week, the School of Communications at Webster University hosted its Communications Career Series featuring a panel discussion, visiting experts and alumni, and activities designed to help students prepare for successful internships and job searches. CrowdSource COO Erin Steinbruegge served as a panelist and shared insights on how flexible workforces are the future. She challenged […]

Online Talent Trends: Digesting the McKinsey Report

By: Laura Harper | Published: November 2, 2015

Technology is a major player in today’s business world, on both the vendor and client ends of the economy. As businesses look for scalable solutions for increasing demands in a competitive global economy, professionals are looking to increase their own bottom line by offering their services in the form of online talent for independent contracting […]

4 Effective Ways to Increase Productivity in Your Workplace

By: Laura Harper | Published: October 29, 2015

As a manager, you need your team to perform at its best to meet department or company goals. More importantly, your team needs your support and guidance to achieve these goals. There are several ways to manage on-site and virtual employees to increase productivity and foster a more efficient and positive work experience for both […]

Credibility Counts: How to Become a Freelance Writer

By: Laura Harper | Published: October 26, 2015

Becoming a freelance writer brings an exhilarating mix of the satisfaction of being in complete control of your own schedule and the worry of wondering where the next contract is coming from. The first year of learning how to become a freelance writer is a lot easier – on your mind and your budget – when […]

Put the Sharing Economy to Work for Your Business

By: Brittany Corners | Published: October 21, 2015

The sharing economy is a social-economic system based on the sharing, swapping and renting of resources, both human and physical. Tangible examples of the sharing economy include the well-known Airbnb for lodging, Uber for transportation, and thredUP for online clothing consignment. The common theme among these service offerings is the concept of sharing. Individuals from all over the world […]

5 Workforce Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

By: Laura Harper | Published: October 20, 2015

Onboarding freelancers is an excellent way to handle large projects without adding the overhead of new employees. When you build a freelance team, you are assured that tasks will be accomplished swiftly and deadlines will be met because a freelance team is, by its nature, designed to elastically scale. On the down side, managing a virtual workforce […]