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Founded Year

1998

Stage

Merger | Merged

Total Raised

$96M

About Elance

Elance provides a platform for online employment that helps businesses hire and manage in the cloud. For businesses looking to staff-up a team on an hourly or project basis, Elance offers instant access to talent and the ability to build and manage entire teams online. For independent professionals who want to work online, Elance offers access to qualified clients, a virtual workplace and guaranteed pay for great work.

Elance Headquarter Location

441 Logue Avenue Suite 150

Mountain View, California, 94043,

United States

650-316-7500

Latest Elance News

Suggestions to Reduce Realestate Tasks

Apr 29, 2021

With all the current real estate tasks a broker is encountering it is crucial that you learn how to outsource those activities. A lot of agents really are part of a small property division or may be in a small industry and so need to do every dull detail to get each transaction. To be honest, the majority of one's period needs to be committed to getting listings or meeting with prospective customers and canvassing your area of skills. Wouldn't it's great to be in a position in order to outsource a number of the menial office tasks so you are able to concentrate on getting brand new job? Outsourcing can be just a popular area. Thus, logically, outsourcing is not looked upon in a positive light park view city islamabad . However, in this current downswing in the true estate marketplace we must learn new strategies to lessen our overhead and increase our gains. You will find many sites that offer outsourcing tools. One among the more popular ones is Elance. I've employed this site for above a year plus that I have not ever had a problem with the provider. However, you ought to be careful that which you outsource to. One other terrific source is O Desk. I never have used their assistance however, they get rave reviews for service. So for the purpose of this post we'll only talk about Elance. I've found a lot of victory outsourcing into the Ukraine. Other members of mine, such as Tyrone Shum, have seen much success in the Philippines. I have, on the other hand had some problems when I outsourced to businesses in Pakistan and India. It could have only been the supplier however, in any event , it left a very terrible taste in my mouth. They did not tear off me or anything but these certainly were really tardy delivering their duties on time. This is going to shock one. I have paid as little as 3$ an hour or so for administrative place of work activities to be executed with means of a service provider. It almost appears wrong but also the salary that are okay in certain areas are far below what they're in the United States. I've got 2 ladies in the Ukraine which work about 40 hrs each week for me. That is $120 a week or $480 per month. That basically gives me a full time employee for a whole month to get under $500. Rather amazing if you ask me. And, as I said, these services are far more than delighted to work all those hours to that which we consider a minimal amount. It has just economies of scale. I have heard that providers in the Philippines benefit as little as $2 an hour or so. Several of the tasks we out source are: returning mails, posting possessions to social media marketing internet sites, tweeting out our newest listings, updating Facebook and investigation. We outsource financial activities that may contain a buyers or sellers financial information. That's just too risky and, honestly, is not moral for those who . I might be very angry if I found out my agent was outsourcing their tasks and also my financials ended up traveling across the entire world and rear . In the long run you must perform your homework but very good areas to begin are Elance and O Desk. Both of these outsource providers are reputable. Additionally, any reliable out source service maintains a tab on their own services along side encouraging the employers to place rating for every provider while they complete tasks. And, of course, by no means decide on anyone using a low rating. It merely goes without saying. 3

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Expert Collections containing Elance

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Elance is included in 4 Expert Collections, including HR Tech.

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HR Tech

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HR tech startups are helping companies manage critical pain points in HR processes such as recruitment, automation, career development, compensation, and benefits management, through a mix of software and services.

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Smart Money VCs (2017-2019)

6,297 items

We crunched the data to identify the 24 VC firms with the best combination of portfolio valuations and investment outcomes.

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HR Tech Top Investors

85 items

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Enterprise SaaS

2,452 items

Software-as-a-service (SaaS) – internet based software offered as a subscription – continues to become the de facto standard for software distribution and consumption. Enterprise SaaS continues to show particular promise, emerging as one of the most well-funded categories. Startu

Elance Patents

Elance has filed 16 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Production and manufacturing
  • Social networking services
  • Videotelephony
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