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Future Proof | Getting it Right with Freelancers in the Gig Economy
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 Export to Your Calendar 4/23/2020
When: Thursday, April 23, 2020
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RTP Foundation
12 Davis Drive
Durham, North Carolina  27709
United States
Contact: TSHRM Secretary

Online registration is available until: 4/20/2020
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Top talent has options! More often than ever before, the best and brightest professionals choose freelance. With 90% of companies utilizing freelancers, and three quarters planning to increase their reliance on these powerhouse professionals, competition for freelancers is heating up. If you want the best people, you’ve got to understand how to work with them. In this session, we’ll explore the best ways to recruit and retain freelancers, and how to maximize their talents. Leave this presentation with the knowledge to:


  • Identify top freelance talent

  • Scope projects and compensate freelancers

  • Efficiently onboard freelancers 

  • Become a "preferred employer" of freelance talent



Margaret McNab is a seasoned PR & marketing strategist who got her non-traditional career started in music, segued into tourism, and dipped a toe in advertising before becoming Vice President of a fast-growing tech agency. Margaret now focuses her energies on supporting organizations that impact the economic development of North Carolina. She is a passionate observer of workforce trends and frequently speaks on the future of work. In 2017, she founded the Freelance League of NC, an advocacy-driven community of 1500+ independent workers.