E-Lancer

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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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Khurram Dastgir said that Ministry of Commerce will keep apace with the development in the trade technologies and will provide appropriate forum for business to the enterprising young e-lancers.
These e-lancers are facing great difficulties in bringing their payments back into Pakistan which is the primary hurdle in exploring the potential increase in this field.
The event which targets tech entrepreneurs, policy makers and e-lancers, will also include an Expo open to the general public allowing a broader audience to interact with start-ups from Pakistan, and join free breakout sessions to learn about coding, freelancing, developing apps, using social media for marketing and much more.
They're becoming self-employed knowledge workers, proprietors of home-based businesses, temps and permatemps, freelancers and e-lancers, independent contractors and independent professionals, micropreneurs and infopreneurs, part-time consultants, interim executives, on-call troubleshooters, and full-time soloists.
They are the soloists, the e-lancers, the freelancers, and the independents, and at about 25 million in the U.
SOHO' Summit 2000 Discusses How to Reach These E-Lancers
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.
Opus360 Corporation Introduces First Internet Service for E-Lancers
We are a source of people for VMA and they provide income potential for the e-lancers in our database between engagements," says Sheila Bednar, Chairman and CEO of experiencenet.