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9 05, 2017

How NOT To Manage Your (OnDemand) Freelancers

By | 2017-05-09T08:23:47+00:00 May 9th, 2017|How-To, Productivity Hacks, Remote Work|0 Comments

Unfortunately, hiring a talented handpicked freelancer doesn’t mean your needs will automatically be met. There are certain actions you need to take (or avoid) in order to ensure a productive working relationship. As with your full-time employees, you need to manage your freelancers, and you need to manage them effectively. Managing handpicked freelancers can be [...]

9 05, 2017

How To Manage Freelance Teams

By | 2017-05-09T08:01:31+00:00 May 9th, 2017|How-To|0 Comments

Looking after a team of employees is something every manager should excel at, but the world of work is changing and managers need to learn how to deal with teams of freelancers if they want to survive in the gig economy. Making the transition from an employee-driven workforce to one powered by freelancers is a [...]

9 05, 2017

How You Can Save 15% On Staff Costs by Hiring Freelancers

By | 2017-05-09T08:04:10+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Keeping costs down in the agency world is a competitive advantage, and for most businesses their staff costs are their greatest outgoing. By relying less on full-time staff and more on an on-demand pool of workers you can exchange fixed permanent staff costs to flexible freelance costs. More agencies than ever are turning to freelancers [...]

9 05, 2017

Inside the World of Interaction Design: Interview with Mårten Angner

By | 2017-05-09T07:56:52+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Design Thinking|0 Comments

Mårten Angner has been that rare “entrepreneurial creative” all along. Even before he went to school prepress production and typography, and eventually graphics, he was drawn to those looking to take their passions and connect with others -- which is exactly what he did. In between hitting the books, he started a design company with [...]

9 05, 2017

In the Media: Coworks Launches to the Public with Press Announcement

By | 2017-05-09T07:55:17+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Coworks First to Drive Quality in Online Freelancing; Launches Platform Based on “Word of Mouth" Unique freelancing platform uses social recommendations to promote top-quality, rewarding collaborations between creative freelancers and their clients San Francisco, April 24, 2013 - Coworks, the only online platform connecting buyers of creative services with the freelancers recommended by their professional [...]

9 05, 2017

In the Media: Smallbiztechnology.com Finds Quality, Trust and Cost Savings with Coworks

By | 2017-05-09T07:53:07+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

"Coworks has created a solution to help make the process of finding a qualified freelance worker easier." —Rhea Gaur, smallbiztechnology.com Smallbiztechnology.com educates growing businesses on how to strategically use technology as a powerful tool in meeting their goals. Their report on Coworks offers important insights for startups and SMBs regarding the smart use of freelance [...]

9 05, 2017

Let’s start it all with a great freelancer

By | 2017-05-09T07:51:36+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hi friends, So this is it – the start of a new company and the start of a new era of friendly freelance. The brick-and-mortar side of what we do... Our vision is to turn Coworks into the home for great freelancers and smart and friendly clients who really care about their online business relations, [...]

9 05, 2017

Essential Tips for Mobile Optimization

By | 2017-05-09T07:41:35+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Design Thinking|0 Comments

Marketers, designers and webmasters have been screaming it in your ear for a good year now: mobile-responsive design is the way to go. But maybe you have reasons for deciding not to switch. Reasons you might even cling tightly to. Serious, practical reasons. A mobile-first redesign can seem expensive. Is the existing site really so [...]