Soloists, contract workers, free agents, freelancers. Whatever you call them, independent professionals play a valuable role in the new economy. Now you can, too, by making free agency your next career move.
We’ve partnered with Guru.com to provide tools to help you consider your options. Read some stories, create your own Guru Profile, and start finding gigs!
Step 1 : Read up on Free Agent Nation
Free Agent Nation
There’s a new movement in the land. From coast to coast, in communities large and small, citizens are declaring their independence and drafting a new bill of rights. Meet some of the 25 million residents of Free Agent, USA. Daniel H. Pink
The E-Lance Economy
How Web sites are meeting the needs of Free Agent Nation. Katharine Mieszkowski
The Talent Market
If you think that the stock market is where the action is today, you’re missing out on the hottest, most important market in the new economy. Daniel H. Pink
How to Launch an Independent Career
A beginner’s guide to launching a guru career. Guru.com
Step 2: Create A Profile
A Guru Profile is like an online resume — on steroids. Your Guru Profile enables you to showcase your professional experience. Guru.com will host your Guru Profile for free and include you in a searchable Guru Directory, making it easy for potential clients to find you and hire you.