A malicious client, a maligned job board, and a freelancer caught in the middle.
“Why you should never use Upwork, ever” recently blew up the internet. Bryce sits down to speak with the article’s author, Shadi Al'lababidi, about his personal client from hell, Upwork’s response, and how his outlook has changed as a result of the experience.
In this episode, Bryce and Shadi discuss:
- Shadi’s personal client from hell
- How his client from hell tried to ruin his career
- How Upwork responded
- The ongoing challenges of freelance marketplaces
- Where freelancing is going in the future
> Why you should never use Upwork, ever (Part 1)
> The post, post Upwork debacle (Part 2)
> The state of freelancing: a guide to 2017 (Part 3)
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