Cavalry’s cofounders felt there was a gap in the market when it comes to finding quality freelancers to support digital and advertising agencies.
Content is king, as they say, and businesses big and small are catching on. Of course, not every business owner or leader can write, or has the time to write, and that’s where outsourcing comes in.
New Zealand based startup Yudoozy believes that it could be the next iteration of the well established ‘freelancing platform concept’ with its business model that goes against the grain, taking no commissions, not having freelancers bid for jobs and not seeing itself as the middleman platform in which all communications between employer and freelancer must take place.
It missed out on buying Freelancer, but Recruit Holdings now has a piece of 99designs, leading its $10 million Series B round
Australian founded graphic design marketplace 99designs has just announced the closing of a $10 million Series B round led by Recruit Strategic Partners, the Silicon Valley-based venture capital arm of Japan’s Recruit Holdings Co.
“Blow your own career horn” is the motto behind Australian startup Trumpet Page – first in the country to develop an innovative online platform for contractors and freelancers to create interactive visual resumes. The site is set to outshine career platforms like LinkedIn with a lack-lustre interface.