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CrowdSource Attends Demo Day

By: Nicki Powers | Published: May 21, 2015

On May 19, 2015, CrowdSource Account Manager, Mike Cisar, attended Demo Day which was hosted by Capital Innovators in St. Louis, MO. It was a packed house, with an estimated 500 to 600 people in attendance. All ten presenters at the event represented emerging tech companies in the St. Louis area with diverse business offerings […]

Why We Outsourced Our Content Creation to Freelancers

By: CrowdSource | Published: May 20, 2015

Julie Gauthier and Kelly Barner joined Nicki Powers on the CrowdSource podcast channel to discuss the challenges of finding and managing freelance talent and how to overcome those challenges. A recent Gartner study revealed that “big content” is the most important thing marketers can produce, yet they’re unequipped to take it on from a skills and […]

CrowdSource Talks Technology at Jana Elementary School Career Fair

By: Nicki Powers | Published: May 13, 2015

On Friday, May 8, the CrowdSource HR team, Josh Henry and Caitlin Breuer, represented CrowdSource at the Jana Elementary School Career Fair in Hazelwood, MO. The goal for Henry and Breuer was to inspire and educate the K-5 students who may be interested in pursuing a career in technology. To their surprise, they discovered that […]

Anne Loehr, Author and Futurist, Interviewed on the CrowdSource Podcast Channel

By: Nicki Powers | Published: May 9, 2015

Anne Loehr, author and futurist, meets with CrowdSource to discuss the four demographic trends influencing talent and organizations. “It’s like a silent revolution that is taking place,” says Loehr, “the change that I’m talking about is this massive shift in workplace demographics.” In the following podcast interview, Anne Loehr discusses the impact of this shift, […]

How Freelancing Transformed One Mom's Life

By: Shannon Durio | Published: May 7, 2015

Armed with a bachelor’s and a master’s degree, I entered the workforce ready to change the world. Education and an ambitious career path defined the choices I made. I was driven by a desire to help people, and jumped headfirst into the world of nonprofit. I loved my work, but when my daughter was born […]

Stephanie Leffler Keynotes Missouri Venture Forum

By: Nicki Powers | Published: May 4, 2015

On Friday, May 1, 2015, CrowdSource CEO, Stephanie Leffler, addressed a group of business leaders and entrepreneurs at the Missouri Venture Forum (MVF) Breakfast Meeting in St. Louis. In her presentation, Leffler described how advanced crowdsourcing tools make it possible for businesses to leverage the collective intelligence of online communities to quickly solve problems and complete […]

Surviving as a Freelancer [Infographic]

By: Nicki Powers | Published: April 28, 2015

Surviving as a freelancer can be rife with challenges, and not everyone is cut out for this type of lifestyle. But, the more prepared you are for the challenges of freelancing, the more easily you can overcome them. The following infographic provides tried-and-true methods to achieve success as a freelancer. If you like what you […]