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Featured Partner: WAGER

Written October 21, 2019 by Maari Casey

Hear from Cynthia Carson: Founder & CEO of WAGER who is narrowing the wage and information gap by pairing professionals to have open and transparent compensation conversations.

Featured Freelancer: Karen Manganillo

Written October 18, 2019 by Maari Casey

Meet October’s Featured Freelancer Karen of KLP Designs. Karen is a triple threat (art direction, design & production) who thinks big picture but is obsessed with the details.

Featured Client: Lenovo

Written September 27, 2019 by Maari Casey

Uncompany has been working with Lenovo for over 3 years. Hear from Sarah Geary and Jeremy Swiller with Lenovo Global brand on their experiences working with Uncompany and it’s many freelancers.

Setting Your Rate

Written September 24, 2019 by Maari Casey

From hourly to day rates to project based and value based work, as freelancers there are multiple ways to price ourselves and our work. Here’s our advice for setting your perfect rate.

The Myth of Multi-tasking

Written September 17, 2019 by Maari Casey

Multi-tasking is a myth. Doing more than one task at the same is actually causing you to get less done and diminish the quality of your work. Don’t believe it to be true? Take our exercise now.

Featured Freelancer: Greg Jeske

Written September 10, 2019 by Maari Casey

Meet Greg Jeske, a passionate, non-fiction storyteller who has executed campaigns for Fortune 100 brands.

Featured Client: Zafco International

Written August 30, 2019 by Maari Casey

Meet ZAFCO International, a leading tire distributor and manufacturer serving all of North America and parts of Central & South America.

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors: Why Setting Boundaries make for Happy Relationships

Written August 15, 2019 by Maari Casey

Boundaries: The secret sauce to a productive, sustainable and fulfilling freelance career. It takes intention to set them, stick to them, and communicate them clearly. Here’s our take on why boundaries keep all parties happy.

Featured Freelancer: Joshua Steadman

Written August 9, 2019 by Maari Casey

August’s featured freelancer is Joshua Steadman owner of Steady Film Productions has over 15 years of experience with clients in the Raleigh area and beyond.

Featured Client: Precision Hawk

Written July 23, 2019 by Maari Casey

Uncompany client, PrecisionHawk is a leader in developing and integrating commercial drone technology.