All posts filed under “Labour Market

5 Tips on Project Outsourcing

Sooner or later small business owners face a dilemma: to increase in-house staff or to outsource? “Entrepreneurs have long seen outsourcing as a strategy reserved for big business, but technology has made it a more accessible tool for small businesses,”…

5 Ironic Facts About Unpaid Internships

While in the US more unpaid interns are filing lawsuits against their employers seeking compensation for their work, the unregulated unpaid intern economy is thriving in other parts of the world. Many companies are marketing their unpaid internships as if…

Freelancing in Central Eastern Europe

Freelancing has strengthened its position in the US labour market. New research by freelancing platform Upwork and the Freelancers Union shows that 60% of full-time freelancers have deliberately chosen freelancing over a traditional job. It is a 7% increase since…