Hiring a Freelancer: What to Look For
Keith Michaels Voice Over has been working online with clients large and small since the beginning of the Internet and so the reputation is strong. But not everyone you seek out online for a job you need done has the same level of credentials or reputation. Hiring someone online can be a daunting task and a little nerve wracking, especially if you are responsible for the project from start to finish. You need someone dependable and professional. You need to know the project timeline will be honored and the quality of the work is the same as the samples the freelancer provided to you. If you do most of your freelance hiring on UpWork (formerly ODesk) or any other "gig" site, Hubstaff.com has written a great article on the 5 personality traits to watch out for when dealing with online freelancers. Enjoy!