Pros and Cons of Hiring Employees Remotely

Businesses are having a hard time staying afloat in these hard times. The whole world is facing a temporary lockdown and more and more businesses are going online to stay in the game. While on paper it sounds fantastic, it isn’t easy to make a place in the online community.

Online business is tough and sometimes harsh. With new businesses coming up and emerging every day, it is tough to make a space in the already tight market. However, it is not impossible. Almost every new business can build up their reputation and get big with time.

Online Gigs Going Global

With today’s global world, having an ongoing income, self created inside your home, is now more important than ever. If your kids are staying home or the business where you work is closed, what are some of your options? Most economists are not looking at a fast recovery from the global pandemic as it has been roughly six months and little with COVID-19 has changed.

How to Take Advantage of Free Time

Many people like to spend their free time relaxing at home or with friends. They do this to unwind from their 40-hour a week job.

However, you should consider sacrificing a portion of your free time to invest in your career, especially during the global COVID-19 outbreak. Many of you are working remotely during the pandemic, giving you the extra free time you can allocate towards learning a new skill.

Could Freelance Gigs Be Better for the Arab Economy than Oil?

The inflation rate in the Middle East is now estimated to be 8.8% in 2020. With Egypt, possibly the fastest growing Arab country, growing at only 2%, most oil producing countries in the region are seeing economic contractions. The combination of Covid-19 hitting the local population and the oil decline has severely affected this region.

Arab oil exporters are forecasting oil supply cuts of about 50% in 2020 and 2021, levels that have been approved by OPEC agreements.  The combination of significant cuts in production, $42 a barrel for oil, and Covid affecting local marketplaces, will have a significantly negative impact on regional economies.

Side Gigs – Sell Your Gigs 

One of the better ideas for your career is to become your own boss. Today, one of the simplest ways to achieve this goal has arrived: set up a side gig or a second at home gig while you still have a full time job, let your day job provide safety and security until you can make it on your own.

The most exciting part of starting a side gig is that it can create a new and better career with unlimited growth opportunities that you can only achieve by being the owner of your own online gig service. To succeed you need to have an entrepreneurial mindset; you will need a strong drive and see the side gigs as a way to find your future success.  If your goal is to be an entrepreneur, and in charge of your own career, then a side gig is a very good way to advance your career. The most immediate reward is making more money on top of your regular pay, especially in a volatile COVID-based economy.

Freelance Gigs in the Philippines Could Help Lesson This COVID Crash

The Philippines and Manila are some of the hardest hit economies due to COVID-19. Now the Filipino unemployment is forecast to be 22.5%, up from only 4.5% before the global epidemic.  When an economy falls in the range of 91-92%, it is very unlikely it will have a sharp quick recovery.  This Wuhan Virus caused the first recession in the Philippines in 29 years, with second quarter gross domestic product showing a decline in almost every single element of the economy.

Gigs for Sale – A Way to Increase Your Freelance Gigs Revenues

Do gig sellers receive enough sales? At Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace we think that answer is no, but what makes us different is that we are working hard to do something about it.  That is why we work so hard to help promote the gigs that post on our low cost platform. Now we have two distinct services to get your name out and digitally market your services globally.

Software Developer to Project Managers: Skill Growth Requirement

From a top view, the skills required to become a successful Software developer is very different from the skills needed to become a successful Project Manager. However, it is worth noticing that almost every software developer’s career journey passes through a point where he or she has to take care of IT projects. In this article, we will pay attention to the skills necessary for every software developer to transition from the role of software developer to project managers.

Freelance Gigs in Pakistan – Very Robust in a Dreadful Situation 

Pakistan is currently the world’s 5th largest populated country. It also has a fast growing population with one of the highest levels of global poverty. Pakistan’s current population growth rate is 2.4%, and that is the highest in South Asia. About 40% of the entire Pakistani population is living below world poverty standards. Combine these numbers with the Covid-19 pandemic and the projected GDP is now expected to decline year over year by 3%.

TikTok – As Time Ticks

A little lip-sync video platform called Musical.ly was based in Shanghai with offices in Santa Monica, California. It was bought by ByteDance, headquarted in Beijing. In August 2018, it was rebranded as TikTok, and then downloads of the app doubled worldwide. TikTok is an app whose bulk users are teens and those in their twenties. Reese Witherspoon asked Deacon Phillipie, her teenaged son to teach her about TikTok. Jimmy Fallon, the king of late night viral videos used his own in-app challenge called #tumbleweedchallenge and got into TikTok action.

The Stabilization of Crypto – Literally!

The year 2009 might seem quite close and quite far from different perspectives but when it comes to the field of technology, there is no question that 2009 is quite distant! It was a time when smartphones were very slowly beginning to trickle in the market and Uber was just a small startup in California. The field of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is one of the many fields that have grown by leaps and bounds in terms of expertise, acceptance, and relevance.

Buy Gigs – Best Market Demand for Gig Buying – Position Your Career to Make the Most Money

The best gigs are the gigs posted for unique and highly skilled tasks, work you can provide and receive a premium for what you offer.  So we ranked the top ten gigs Buyers have paid high prices for, and that have growing gig market demand.

In today’s internet it takes a lot of time to learn accomplished skills. Those running companies (big and small) often do not have the time to learn every skill,  and often choose to contract our for specialized needs. The best example is buying gigs for targeted advertisements on Facebook, Google and Instagram.

Top 10 Ethereum Wallets in 2020

Etherum is the second most preferred wallet in the crypto world. It is because of its wallet infrastructure. The Etherum wallet has unique software that works on a decentralized platform and it is secured by the blockchain technology. As the Bitcoin prices are shooting up year after year, people are preferring Ethereum as their choice to invest or to trade with. In this article, let us discuss the top 10 Etherum wallets in the year 2020.

It’s Time Kenya Adopts the Freelance Global Gigs Market for Their Youth 

Kenya youth unemployment has risen to alarming levels. The facts are, eight out of every 10 unemployed persons in Kenya are youths. Combine that with the fact that Covid 19 is hitting Kenya‘s economy hard and the country is mostly an agricultural economy.  This leaves little for youth employment in the near future, which will lead to continuing generational issues.

Post Gigs – Design Your Online Gig Post So It Will Make More Money

If you’re in design, graphics, a content creator or engineer, and you published online content, you can provide and post global gigs. Posting your services online allows you to make money and with some websites, such as Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace, even more money as a percentage of sales. Most people in the gig world start out simply, doing it part time, and eventually work full time into a career.

6 Tips for Selling Gigs on Freelance Global Gigs Low Cost Marketplace – It’s Never Been Easier!

At Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace we want you to sell your gigs globally on our discounted freelance gig platform.  First we made it very easy to sell your gigs.  You go to our green button that says Sell Gigs and this takes you to the page to register as a Seller. You need to list the required information– we made it as easy as possible, so it only takes a few minutes and there is no cost.

What to Look for When Buying a Business Laptop?

A business laptop is a computer specially constructed to tolerate heavier workload and prolonged usage, making it particularly ideal for business work. They are built stronger, lighter, and are more efficient for rougher times and hectic situations. Some of them are also more secure and tougher than regular laptops for personal usage because a business laptop has more confidential files and cannot be afforded to be broken easily.

Why SEO is Essential During a Time of COVID-19

The biggest advantage of the internet is that it is always open for business. Regardless of stay-at-home restrictions and shut-downs, people have been able to acquire information, supplies and just about every other essential service they need thanks to the web in 2020. The coronavirus has impacted virtually every industry and cost businesses millions of dollars in revenue; the natural response may be to scale back marketing efforts in an effort to preserve the existing budget, but SEO and digital strategy is more important than ever during COVID-19.

Brazilian and Portuguese Language Now Have Non-COVID Worldwide Career Opportunities with Open Freelance Gigs

Brazil is seeing a skyrocketing of COVID-19 cases that will surely make the traditional type of business more challenging.  Brazil has had over 50,000 people die from COVID 19, and now has the second highest worldwide death toll. On Sunday, the Brazilian health ministry said an additional 641 people had died and 17,000 new infections have been added in just the last 24 hours.

Why You Should Convert Your Blog to PDF

The PDF was introduced by Adobe to make it stress-free to share files between different devices. Sharing files and documents was time-consuming and difficult back in the 1990s as documents would not preserve original formatting during transfer.

With PDF, the original formatting of texts and images is maintained so that the user can easily view the files. Because of this reason and many other reasons, we prefer to convert everything to PDF.

Freelance Gigs in Indonesia are Providing More Global Opportunities Than Ever Before!

Indonesia is weathering the COVID-19 economic storm better than most global countries. They are currently only expected to have one negative quarter throughout the whole pandemic, and that one quarter is only expected to have a decline of -3.1 GDP. Indonesia’s current forecasts for the second half of 2020 are positive, including the third quarter.

Freelance Gigs and News Worldwide Offering Free and Low Cost Services to Help Build Sustainable Living

Communal News (CN) and Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace platforms allow readers to post their freelance work on a news and gig platform– all for free– with unrestricted readership and possibly the lowest total cost global gig marketplace. CN and FGG  Low Cost Marketplace have witnessed robust growth, while providing the poorest global readers in the most secluded counties unfettered open access to news, information and services, even in their own languages.

Ukraine Now Has Fast Discounted Growing Freelance Gig Opportunities and Free News in 9 of Their Languages

Ukraine ranks fifth amongst the fastest growing freelance markets at over 35% of world growth in the Global Gig Economy Index. This is likely due to Ukraine’s special tax regulation for freelancers and digital product companies that exempt them from the value-added tax, which has accelerate their growth far ahead of most countries.

India Now Has Low Cost Freelance Gigs and Free Global News in 7 Major Languages

Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace and Communal News (CN) have launched their service in every major Indian language. They are developing a global low cost platform in news and gig services where India has become the seconded largest country in readership and contributions, behind only the Untied States. “We would like to thank you for your support,” the company said in a statement.

The Low Cost Freelance Gig Marketplace is Here

When selecting or working with a gig platform or marketplace, whether buying or selling gigs, you need to understand: what is the total cost?  You should always try to compare the total cost of a gig platform so you know what you’re dealing with. Often the higher percentage the gig provider takes or charges, the more confusing or complicated they make it in presenting those costs; so if it’s hard to understand the total cost on a platform, that means they are often very high and don’t want to openly disclose the costs.

Market Research Has New Rapidly Growing Low Cost Marketplace  

You now have many options on one gig platform to buy research reports. Last Wednesday, Communal News (CN) and Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace launched their new gig service: Buy Research Report. The news system allows for any Market Research publisher to post an article using the company’s combined services and it will be published on Communal News as it always has been; Communal News often receives more than 30 research reports from writers in a single day.

5 Endpoint Attacks Your Antivirus Won’t Catch

Endpoints are the point of entry into your environment, your data, your credentials, and potentially your entire business. A compromised endpoint provides everything an attacker needs to gain a foothold on your network, steal data, and potentially hold it for ransom. Unless you protect your critical endpoints (including servers, laptops, and desktops), you may be leaving the front door wide open for attackers.

Enhanced Market Research Publishing Launched by Communal News and Freelance Global Gigs Low Cost Marketplace

Communal News (CN), a very fast growing global online open news services, has integrated with Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace, a company with even faster global growth (but on a smaller base), and together they are now able to combine their two services into one for their market research publishing clients.

Freelance Global Gigs is Having a Buyer Explosion – As Sellers Also Continue to Rocket Up

Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) has increase the number of Buyers by over 175% in the first 20 days of April. The number of Sellers was also up over 85% for the same period. This does not include any integration from the Communal News (CN) Contributors or Subscribers.

Communal News growth has also been phenomenal– the news service often has over 10,000 visitors in a day. Soon when you sign up for one service, you will get access to both services. Both CN and FGG believe it is better for the overall reader, Contributors, Buyers and Sellers that they have only one login and access.

Freelance Global Gig Buyers Breaking Out – It Is Time to Help the Sellers

In this economy, where the entire world is dealing with a global pandemic, any company showing a whopping 65% increase in the number of buyers (this year) would be good news. To have such a strong growth number in a single quarter would be considered even better, and almost any company would take it. With Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace that outstanding growth in buyers, up over 65%, is from just the first eight days in April. That is very exciting and unbelievable growth. This shows that being integrated with a global newspaper will greatly help your business. 

Discount Freelance Gigs Platforms – Will They Start Expanding the Entire Market?                  

When reviewing freelance gig platforms, the very first thing you consider is total cost, and if the platform hides the cost then move on.  The large gig platforms charge as high as 27-28% of every dollar. In today’s internet, this is online robbery.

When the investment world went to the discounted platform, not only did they take market share from their more expensive alternatives, but they opened up new markets that greatly expanded the total investment market– especially in the total number of participants.  We realize this is not an apples-to-apples comparison, but almost all markets expand when the costs to the individual participants are reduced.

Low Cost / Discount Freelance Gig Platforms are Here – Has the Time Past for the Gouging High-priced Gig Platform?

First you need to understand gig platforms are a different category from freelance jobs. The whole concept, structure and solutions are uniquely different.  So today we are only reviewing gig platforms.

The first thing you need to review and measure is the total cost of a gig platform. When you look at the total costs of the leading gig platforms today, it definitely has a price-shocking feel to it. For example the leading platform charges sellers 20%, then often adds on 5% more to the buyers, and then possibly an additional 2-3% for service fees. The total costs come in as high as 27-28%! That leaves only 73 cents of every dollar for the gig provider doing the actual work. That is just gut-wrenchingly high.

India – the Global Leader in Freelance Global Gigs – Now Has Gigs that Can Be Sourced in Hindi / Bengali Languages

India contributes around 40% of the freelance jobs offered globally.  In 2018, a Paypal article claimed an amazing one out of four freelancers are now from India. The country’s freelancers dominate software and related fields with India supplying around 50% of technology-based global freelance gigs. India contains a very large size of Millennials within a 15 million person skilled professional market– the majority below 40 years of age.

Providing Low Cost Global Freelance Gigs to Germany and the German Language

The number of independent / freelance workers has increased steadily over the past twenty years in Germany, from half a million people in 1992 to over 1.3 currently within a population base that has barely grown.

Now the low-cost digital platform in Germany and the German language has created a crisis for the salaried traditional workers in Germany. With Germany historically a very protected labor market, the freelance gig providers have become very challenging to the entire traditional German work structure.  Germany has traditionally developed their own Deutschland companies that often compete directly with large US companies such as Uber, forcing that ride share app to leave important and large German markets.

Spanish Speaking Nations Now Have Worldwide Access to Low Cost Freelance Global Gigs

Spanish is the fourth largest language in the world behind English, Chinese and Hindi. There are 23 counties that have Spanish as their official language and those countries are spread over four continents.  Now all Spanish speaking countries of the world have access to post their Freelance Global Gigs (FGG) Low Cost Marketplace  services in Spanish which is then available in over 100 leading worldwide languages.

Can the Low Cost Global Gig Revolution Improve the Egyptian and Arabic Language “Jobless Growth Economy”?

Egypt has a massive population of over 98 million people, with the current GDP per capital at just over $3,000. Egypt has invested in human capital but according to Professor Ragui Assaad, Egypt’s economic growth is “jobless growth,” and has “no impact on employment rates or the quality of jobs…but poverty and inequality have increased. Growth has essentially not been creating good jobs despite the apparent decline in unemployment.”