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What is a Freelancer?

A freelancer refers to a single-person business. Generally, a freelancer is contracted to work on a phase of a larger project. The term Freelancer is also defined as one who is self-employed or an independent contractor.

Most freelancers fall under one of these categories:

  • Part-Time
    • Maintains a daytime job
    • Works for supplemental income
    • Maintains lifestyle between main forms of employment
  • Visionary
    • Future Business Owner
    • Full time dedication
    • Easily adapts to changes
    • Learns new skills easily
  • Transitioning
    • Between main emplyment jobs
    • Works where available
    • Fills temporary voids
  • Assessed
    • Tested for compatibility.
    • Generally works on-location within a larger business.
    • Eventually becomes employed by the hiring business.