Tips for Freelancers and Small Businesses

VAT for Freelancers in UAE – VAT Registration Process & Eligibility

Business Impact Analysis - Freelancers under VAT in the UAE The dawn of internet and computer-run world has opened many doors to many people, making life easier. The advent of freelancing gave people the freedom of working at the comfort of their homes, or wherever...

Ultimate Guide: Freelance Visa & Work Permit in Dubai, UAE

Freelance visa requirements are simple in the UAE. We will walk you through the basic information to get you started. Is freelancing legally prohibited in the UAE? Freelancing is absolutely legal as long as you fulfill all the legal prerequisites to obtain a freelance...

Ultimate Guide: How To Find A Freelance Social Media Marketer

Marketer in Dubai In 5 Easy Steps Step 1: Identify your social media needs Step 2: Create a brief job description For A Freelance Social Media Marketer Step 3: Allocate a budget for finding the right talent Step 4: Share your job post on your company social media...

Being a digital nomad – is it right for you?

There is a certain lure to be a freelancer. As your wanderlust grows stronger and your urge for adventure increases, it might become more and more tempting to leave your 9 to 5 job and become a digital nomad. All you require is a laptop and an internet connection,...

Why UAE Companies Are Starting To Prefer Freelancers

Back in the day, it was unheard of changing companies after two or three years. Rather, people would stay at one company for upwards of ten years or twenty years. Millennials started changing this, moving to a new company every couple of years. Now a new trend is...

Everything you need to know about the freelance visa in the UAE

The barrier of entry to becoming a freelancer is not very high: submit some proposals, find a client and you’re ready to go. But did you know that you need a permit to work as a freelancer in the UAE?   In previous years freelancing was quite difficult to pursue in...

Why You Should Stop Calling Yourself a Freelancer?

What inspired you to become a freelancer?  Was it the idea of being your own boss and determining your own working hours?  Was it the freedom of not having to work at an office? Or maybe you lost your job and had to make ends meet? Whatever the reason might be,...

6 Reasons Why Companies Hate Working with Freelancers

Working with a freelancer is an easy way to hire extra resources for a specific project without having to incur the added expense of hiring a full-time employee. Despite there being a number of advantages to hiring freelancers, many companies dread working with them. ...