E-Lancer

E-Lancer

An independent contractor who performs his/her duties predominantly or exclusively online. For example, an e-lancer may edit books or design websites at home, communicating with clients and colleagues via phone and e-mail. E-lancers have fewer expenses than other independent contractors; for example, an e-lancer generally does not have to pay for an office.
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Unger Software, a leading provider of financial planning software, has entered into an agreement with E-Lancers Skills Certification Institute to create an online certification process to be used by Unger clients who deploy its Methuselah(R) planning platform.
We are excited to partner with E-Lancers and provide our clients with the certification programs that will help them get the greatest return on their Methuselah investments," says Steven Bock, chairman and CEO of Unger Software Corporation.
The Methuselah version of the E-Lancers Skills Certification system, developed in collaboration with Unger, will accommodate the Bronze, Gold and Platinum levels of the Methuselah platform.
Unger's mission to be the provider of the most user-friendly planning software in the industry fits perfectly with our focus on helping clients achieve increased usage levels of deployed technology, and hence a return on their technology investments," says Scott Stathis, founder of E-Lancers and developer of the skills certification system.