Webinars & Podcasts

Content to help you be more successful in the freelance economy.

Upcoming and pre-recorded webinars and podcasts

Webinar: Choosing a Freelance Marketplace

For Companies: Pre-recorded.As companies expand their freelance, hourly, and contingent hiring, it is often hard to know the best way to find, verify, hire, and manage this talent. Join Jeff Tennery, CareerGig’s Chief Business Development Officer, and freelance marketplace expert, as he leads this discussion to help companies make smart decisions on hiring freelance talent.

Webinar: HSAs & Retirement for Freelancers

For Freelancers: March 9 at 1pm ET. This 25-minute webinar in partnership with First Dollar will share what freelancers need to know about HSAs and how they can be helpful as a key part of your savings, benefits, and retirement.

Webinar: How to be Successful as a Creative Freelancer + Q&A

For Freelancers: Pre-recorded Join us for a 25-minute presentation plus interactive discussion on what it takes to be successful as a creative freelancer. Designers, writers, photographers, art directors, and creative directors can thrive in a freelance career, and we’re here to help you learn how to make the most of your talents.

Webinar: Personal Branding for Freelancers + Q&A

For Freelancers: February 25 at 1pm ET. Join us for an interactive discussion featuring Influencer Collective CEO, Jenn Sherman. Learn tips to grow your freelance business, connect with others in the industry, and get access to freelancer gigs!

The Future Workforce 2-Day Virtual Conference

For Companies: March 2 and 3, 2021. Return on Creativity: The Future Workforce will blend a vision of the near future with practical ideas for today’s workforce leaders and HR professionals. The conference includes keynotes, panels and breakout sessions that discuss the growing need for diversity and inclusion, the value of hybrid workforces of contract specialists and full-time employees, and how virtual and physical spaces can be used effectively.

Webinar: How Freelancers are Redefining ‘Talent’ for HR People

For Companies: March 16 at 1pm ET.The gig economy is here and millions of Americans are being drawn to contract work, creating a diverse talent pool of highly-skilled workers with atypical resumes that, in the past, would have not made the cut. Ignoring this agile workforce means leaving HR at risk of being disrupted if it does not transform.

Webinar: Self-Employed Health Insurance 101

For Freelancers: Pre-recorded

Freelancers are in charge of…well, everything. That includes selecting and purchasing your own health insurance policies. You don’t have an employer setting your hours or hassling you about timesheets, so why should you have someone telling you what health insurance you should buy? But if you aren’t an insurance expert, terms, policy options, restrictions and subsidies can get confusing.

Webinar: How to Shop for Self-Employed Freelancer Health Insurance

For Freelancers: February 18 at 1pm ET. One of the greatest concerns for self-employed freelancers is health insurance coverage. Especially if you’re accustomed to working for an employer who provides good coverage, one big question will be on your mind: what are my healthcare options for myself and my loved ones?

Webinar: How Companies Thrive While Working Remotely

For Companies: Pre-recorded. CareerGig and VForce present a topic relevant to almost every business today. While 2020 brought a rise in the need for remote work solutions, smart companies are finding long-term and more sustainable ways to keep a remote workforce to gain productivity, access a larger hiring pool, and more.

Webinar: Personal Branding for Freelancers

For Freelancers: Pre-recorded. Join us for an interactive discussion featuring Influencer Collective CEO, Jenn Sherman. Learn tips to grow your freelance business, connect with others in the industry, and get access to freelancer gigs!

Webinar: Understanding 1099 Compliance

For Companies: pre-recorded. This 25-minute webinar will give an overview of what you need to know from a compliance standpoint in order to utilize the freelance economy to provide the flexibility and scalability you will need as you navigate the current and future business environments.

What Freelancers Need to Know About Insurance

For Freelancers: Pre-recorded. This 25-minute webinar will give an overview of everything you need to know as a freelancer about insurance and how to make the most of your freelance career while having the stability and security you need to weather any potential storm.

The Agile Workforce Podcast

The Agile Workforce is a weekly interview show available in video and audio that discusses how HR leaders are anticipating, planning, and optimizing change in their workplace.

Get Your Business Growing Again During and Post-COVID

For Companies: Pre-recorded. This 25-minute webinar will give an overview of how you can utilize the freelance economy to provide the flexibility and scalability you will need as you navigate the current and future business environments.

Streamline Your Hiring

For Companies: Pre-recorded. This 25-minute webinar will give an overview of how we can help you find qualified candidates, and provide fast and accurate skills assessments and background checks. We will cover everything from finding and managing contract workers during a pandemic, benefits you can offer them at no additional cost to you, and our newly launched Verified On-Demand Workforce™ solution.