Freelancers Use Internet to Get / Do Business
Source: “Freelancing in America,” Survey of 5,000 Working Americans commissioned by Freelancer’s Union and Upwork (formerly Elance-oDesk), 9/14, USA.
*Freelancer defined as person / business engaged in supplemental, temporary, or project / contract-based work in the past 12 months.
69% = Social networking has ‘drastically changed dynamics of networking’
65% = Internet makes it easier to find work
42% = Have done online freelance project
31% = Can find a gig online in <24 hours