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Upwork (formerly Elance-oDesk) is the world’s largest freelance talent marketplace. As an increasingly connected and independent workforce goes online, knowledge work —like software before it— is shifting online as well. This shift is making it faster and easier for clients to connect and work with talent in near real-time and is freeing professionals everywhere from having to work at a set time and place. Upwork's vision is to connect businesses with great talent faster than ever (within minutes). Businesses find, hire, collaborate with and pay freelancers around the world via Upwork. Freelancers earn more than $1 billion annually via Upwork.
I have been working at Elance part-time (More than 5 years)
working from home allow flexibility. Team members are great to work with!
low pay, internal tools need to be upgraded
I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Elance.
It include phone and skype interview with the hiring manager and operational Director. The questions were mostly job, company and industry best practices related. It is always important to be confident and speak of what you know of. You need to remember that you are not a computer and will not be accounted for knowing every answer.
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