LinkedIn enters the freelancer service marketplace: the implications
LinkedIn has today entered the service marketplace business. This is substantial news in the rapidly evolving work landscape.
Now anyone can use LinkedIn’s ‘Open to Work’ feature at the top of their profile to indicate availability to provide services, either local or remote, across 250 pre-defined categories (shortly expanding to 500), with for now no fees (or direct invoicing) for freelancers or clients. LinkedIn’s intention is to develop the feature substantially.
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