freelancing

tech-internet

Freelance Site Fiverr Offers Illegal Private Spying Services

Fiverr removed a number of listings after Motherboard approached the company for comment.
Joseph Cox
8.26.19
Getting Out of Bed

How to Get Out of Bed After You've Been Laid Off

Darcie Wilder on figuring out how to structure her days after losing a job in media.
Darcie Wilder
1.28.19
Work

Why Freelancing Is So Much Better Than Having an Office Job

Being your own boss isn’t for everyone, and it’s definitely not easy, but for me the tradeoffs are worth it.
Paulette Perhach
8.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Being a Freelancer Can Really Suck

A conversation with the editor-in-chief of FREE, VICE's new personal finance site.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
Real State - Created With The National Association of Realtors

Freelancing Gives You Incredible Freedom—But Has a Big Tradeoff

Planning for the future can get complicated.
FREE Staff
4.16.18
taxes

Doing Your Taxes at the Last Minute—or Filing for an Extension—Is Easier Than You Think

Time to go to war with your inner tax procrastinator.
Rick Paulas
4.16.18
Impact Work

The Highs and Lows of Ditching the 9-to-5 for Side Gigs

The uncertainty of the gig economy will define the future of work.
Ryan Fliss
5.31.17
Occupational Hazard

The Extreme Anxiety of Being a Freelancer

That "freedom" will test your mental health.
Michael Stahl
5.24.17
Work

How Freelancers Are Forced to Fend for Themselves Against Sexual Harassment

Lacking a standard protocol for dealing with sexual harassment, freelancers are often left without a clear course of action when a boss gets inappropriate over email or a married colleague slides into their DMs.
Elizabeth King
11.2.16
uber

​Uber Settles Driver Lawsuits for $100 Million

As part of the settlement, Uber has agreed to make a number of significant changes to its policies.
Sarah Jeong
4.22.16
Travel

Living as a 'Digital Nomad' Is Like One Super-Long Vacation

A growing number of people who can do their jobs from laptops are realizing they don't have to be burdened with a permanent "home."
David Jagneaux
11.4.15
tech

Clearbanc Is a New Service for Helping Uber Drivers Get Paid

The new challenges created by an emerging market like ridesharing provide a ripe environment for even more businesses.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.15.15
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