Chat summary: When, why, how to hire a freelancer

Hiring a freelancer is a great idea when you need a special skill, your team is stretched too thin, you have a special project or a tight deadline. IABC/Toronto members talked about these reasons why you would outsource work to independents and freelancers and more in a lively Twitter chat at the end of October.

Since the timing didn’t allow me to join in, I used Storify to create a summary of the chat. Scroll through to find the benefits of outsourcing, where to find freelancers, tips for what to include in a project brief and more. Check it out below, or directly on Storify):

Previous chat summaries:
How to ask for referrals
All about fees

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