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Freelancing, Employer Resources

The Upwork 100: 3 Things You May Have Missed

When we released The Upwork 100, a list of the 100 most in-demand skills on Upwork in Q3 of...

Career Development, Freelancing, Future of Work, Employer Resources

Perspective & Empathy: Sophie Wade on Critical Soft Skills for the Multigenerational Workplace

We are all trying to keep up with the shifting dynamics of work and technology. But with as many...

Freelancing

Smarter Ways to Level Up Your Skills and Focus Your Efforts

The pressure to keep our skills sharp is constant. It’s rarely enough to commit yourself to...

Freelancing, Employer Resources

3 Ways to Recharge Your Workweek, Starting Today

Monday mornings can be tough. A 2018 survey by LinkedIn found that 80 percent of American...

Freelancing

Ready to Sharpen Your Creative Chops? A Q&A With Upwork’s Creative Director

Ready to hone your skills as a creative freelancer but not sure where to start? Jonathan Cofer...

Freelancing

Upwork Huddles: A Great Way to Connect With Other Freelancers In Person

Feature image: Local freelancers at an Upwork Huddle in Novosibirsk, Russia.(Photo credit:...

Freelancing, Future of Work

What’s Trending in the World of Work: The Power of the Brain

Our brains are workhorses. They fuel our creativity, ability to function, our emotions, and many...

Career Development, Freelancing

The Book Lover’s Book List Roundup

Book-loving holidays are among us! With “National Book Lover’s Day” on Aug. 9 and “National Read...

Freelancing

How Freelancers Sharpen Their Skills and Learn the Art of Running a Business

A common myth we often hear about freelancing is that independent work doesn’t provide...