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Hello, dear digital nomads! We’ve already written about How to choose a freelancer and to work with him successfully and How to run a freelancer dream team and why it worths to do. So let’s connect them both and talk about hiring a team! Does it differ from hiring a single remote worker? Do you need to coop with all at the same time? And what about payment?...
Peter Tarka is a brilliant art director & 3D illustration, working with Furla, Apple, Mastercard, Nike,Samsung, BMW, Audi, Google, Qualcomm and many more notable worldwide brands. He lives and creates in London, UK but his fame goes far beyond!...
Gig-economy is the concept, which appeared quite recently but has already firmly secured its position. The essence of the phenomenon is a fundamental change in the labor market, its transition from jobs with constant employment from one employer, to temporary projects from different companies from one independent employee. In other words, gig- economy means freelancing. Delloite's research shows that nowadays each third American worker is a freelancer. And expected that it will only increase over the years! Companies in all industries, in particular, Airbnb and Uber, hire freelancers even more often than full-time employees....
Who run the world? Freelancers! Just look at Leo Natsume — a digital designer and illustrator from Brazil, who as a freelancer had worked with Google, Uber, Twitter, Nike, Disney, Coca-Cola and other famous brands, become renowned worldwide and nowadays works at Grupo RBS — one of the largest communications group in South America....
Any freelancer know, that to be a sought-after performer and make good money, you need to skill up off the reel. Luckily, modern world offers so many ways to study and develop that no one could even imagine years before! One of these ways is to listen to podcasts — author's audio recordings on certain topics, including diverse IT fields. It’s chiefly actual for those, who are too busy to read books or just bored to do it. And today we gonna share with you some of our favorites podcasts for IT gigs and all interested fellows. Let’s go!...
Futura is a Mexican design studio, established in 2008 by Vicky González and Iván García. The studio concentrates on resource optimization with caring about every element to create and develop brand business strategies. Vicky and Iván are different but they believe that team working, education, wit, charisma and a little bit of rebellion are keys to a success. By the way, they are always open to new talents!...
A website designer is "an artist with a technical bias" or a “programmer with an artistic mind”. As a "techie", web designer holds in the head a lot of requirements for site functionality. And as an "artist", they look for unusual solutions to complex problems. In general, this is a creative, attentive and resourceful person who can earn decent money. Just 10 years ago it was easy to become a popular web designer, with knowledge of basic technologies and tools, but in the 2019 year, the competition is so high, that the ability to pick colors, fonts or pictures is not a wonder to anyone....
Elijah Akouri is a freelance artist and a lead modeler at Buck Sydney. His works are full of warmth and fun about life as it is. Enjoy and inspire!...
“Being a part of a team? What nonsense! I know and can do so much even in 15 minutes, while for others it would take 2 weeks. I earn as much as many others have never dreamed of. I can do this and that. Why do I need a team? How can I trust someone to do a part of my work? . . ....
Charis Tsevis is a graphic designer from Pafos, Cyprus. He runs a modest studio working around the globe. Among his clients are Nike, Google, Ferrari, Pepsi, IKEA, Leo Burnett Hong Kong, Time, the Wall Street Journal and many other famous companies. Also, Charis is writing articles and books about design, Adobe Photoshop and computing history. We are chiefly excited and inspired by his digital mosaics and want to share this emotion with you!...