Want to start working as an independent Freelancer but don’t know where to start? Here are some resources to help you get started and stay on the right track.
Freelance/Contract Work Resources
Online Work Platforms: A great way to get started as a Freelancer is to use an Online Work platform to find projects and clients. There are many online work platforms out there; here are a few of the largest ones in Canada: (Note that all Online Work Platforms have different fees associated with using them)
- Upwork Blog: Upwork, a leading online work platforms, offers the latest information on remove work, freelancing trends and its own company developments. (English Only)
- Freelancer Blog: Freelancer, a leading online work platform, offers guides, tutorials, tips and resources for your business and career. (English Only)
- Pige Québec Blog: Resources for Québec freelancers and entrepreneurs. (French only)
- Policy Horizons Canada-The Future of Work Video: This short video outlines how the way Canadians work is changing and what we can potentially expect in the future.