Independent Contractor Agreement Help Guides

What Does It Mean to be an Entrepreneur?
Say the name Walt Disney and almost everyone today will recognize it. On July 17, 1955, his dream of owning his own amusement park came true when Disneyland in Anaheim opened its doors for business. During his lifetime, Disney won 22 Academy Awards for his animated films. Currently, his production company has won 32 Oscars and been nominated for 59....
Do Independent Contractors Need Insurance?
The short answer is 'yes.' Independent contractors do need insurance, and for a variety of reasons. Depending on the type of work you do, you may need liability insurance, errors and omissions insurance, or both. Learning more about different......
Starting 2018 Right: Taxes for Freelancers and Sole Proprietorships
Starting your own business as a sole proprietorship or freelancer can be intimidating. The idea of not knowing how much money you will make regularly and dealing with new concepts like advertising and budgeting is often enough to scare even......
Human Resources 101: The Dos and Don'ts of Recruiting and Managing Top Talent
Recruiting and managing the average employee is a complex task that requires a myriad of skills and abilities for it to be done successfully. However, dealing with prospects and employees who are in the highest echelons of talent is an......
Human Resources 101: Ultimate Guide to Online Recruiting
Recruiting the best talent is critical for a venture of any size, and recruiting online is critical for finding that talent in today’s marketplace. However, recruiting online isn’t easy. Are you or your firm doing your online recruiting in an......
Top 5 Consulting Careers for Contractors Today
There are plenty of options for contractors. With the changing nature of the workforce, more contractors are looking for steady, flexible work with long-term sustainability. Contractors have found themselves with a plethora of options ranging......
5 Advantages of Hiring a Consultant
Understandably, many companies struggle with the decision of whether or not to hire a consultant. Senior management often may feel that such a decision would indicate their own inadequacy in running the company and may be threatened by a......
How to Create an Independent Contractor Agreement
The Importance of an Agreement Our independent contractor agreement gives you great flexibility in structuring the agreement according to your own specific needs. This agreement will only take you about 10 minutes to complete but is robust......
7 Essential Tips for Hiring Consultants
For businesses that don’t do it often, hiring a consultant requires entering a foreign territory that can seem both intimidating and risky. However, the following rules of thumb can help ensure you’re on the right track. Define Your Needs......
The Independent Contractor NDA: 3 Most Important Terms
Whether you are the independent contractor or the hiring party, it is vital to pay attention to the following terms before executing an independent contractor non-disclosure agreement. Confidential Information and Trade Secrets How these two......