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Episode 207  |  20:45 min

207: Could a Freelancer Replace Your Full-Time Staff Member?

Episode 207  |  20:45 min  |  08.27.2019

207: Could a Freelancer Replace Your Full-Time Staff Member?

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This is a podcast episode titled, 207: Could a Freelancer Replace Your Full-Time Staff Member?. The summary for this episode is: <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">If current trends in independent contracting continue,</span> <a href= "https://www.slideshare.net/upwork/freelancing-in-america-2017?from_action=save" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-weight: 400;">50% of the workforce</span></a> <span style="font-weight: 400;">will be comprised of freelancers by 2027. Is your company ready for this?</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">According to the</span> <a href= "https://www.slideshare.net/upwork/freelancing-in-america-2017?from_action=save" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style= "font-weight: 400;">Freelancing America survey</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, the freelance workforce grew at a rate 3x faster than the U.S. workforce overall since 2014. And can you guess who’s driving that change? That’s right, Millennials.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">It’s a modern workforce, and it’s a good one. You can take advantage of this marketplace to make your business more efficient and effective.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">My guest on the #FlipMyFunnel podcast today is Susan Marshall. She worked at Adobe, Apple, and Salesforce before becoming the CEO of</span> <a href= "https://torchlite.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Torchlight</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">. She’s an expert when it comes to connecting businesses with on-demand marketing professionals.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">So how can we take advantage of this evolving workforce?</span></p>

If current trends in independent contracting continue, 50% of the workforce will be comprised of freelancers by 2027. Is your company ready for this?

According to the Freelancing America survey, the freelance workforce grew at a rate 3x faster than the U.S. workforce overall since 2014. And can you guess who’s driving that change? That’s right, Millennials.

It’s a modern workforce, and it’s a good one. You can take advantage of this marketplace to make your business more efficient and effective.

My guest on the #FlipMyFunnel podcast today is Susan Marshall. She worked at Adobe, Apple, and Salesforce before becoming the CEO of Torchlight. She’s an expert when it comes to connecting businesses with on-demand marketing professionals.

So how can we take advantage of this evolving workforce?

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