Prospering in the Gig Economy

The nature of work and the workplace is changing. Are you are an independent business person offering your services on a short-term basis to other companies? Are you a company interested in hiring independent talent for specific assignments? If so, then this webinar should not be missed. Kim Merritt’s presentation will help entrepreneurs learn how to use online freelancing sites to find new clients and how small businesses can find the services they need. Kim will discuss the top freelancing web sites, how to look for work or talent, and how to protect yourself from scams. Attendees will also learn the secrets of keywords, profiles, and how they can impact your freelancing efforts, as well as the best practices to manage freelance work and workers. Presented by: Kim Merritt has been creating ecommerce solutions and online marketing campaigns for over 20 years. Her agency, The URL Dr., works with small and mid-size businesses to help them succeed online. Having started her first company, Kim’s Khocolate, at age 11, she is intimately familiar with the challenges and successes of small businesses. The URL Dr. specializes in client ecommerce solutions and services, designing custom websites to achieve optimal return on investment and strategic growth. Kim is also an expert in e-learning content creation, animation, and voice-overs. Many of her clients have come from the freelancing sites she will discuss in the webinar.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019; 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online Webinar
East Central
Wyoming SBDC Network
Peggy Baker
wsbdc@uwyo.edu, Phone: 307-382-0947

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