In 2020, this trend was even more visible. As many people lost their jobs, and location was no longer an issue, freelance platforms saw a huge growth in new users and more work delivered. 67% of freelancers work with 2 to 5 clients at a time.
In 2021, progressive companies need to plan their HR activities and employer branding accordingly, to grow faster and ride the wave of the cultural shift.
Almost 33% of Fortune 500 companies turn to freelance sites to outsource their work.
"Using freelancers enables companies to innovate faster, adapt, and be flexible. Freelancers are better, faster, cheaper," - said Matthew Mottola,
Founder of Venture L during our Freelance Business Month last October
Companies like Koch Industries have been thriving thanks to freelancers. Its Talent Advisor Preston Mossman
shared these crucial points about what kind of work improvements companies can expect: