Does Odesk Really Work?
For people who would rather work at home and for business owners who wants to hire professionals from all over the world, it is good news that venues of freelance opportunities have been sprouting all over the Internet. One of the well-known freelance platforms for clients and freelancers is Odesk. Founded by Odysseas Tsatalos and Stratis Karamanlakis, Odesk claims to be an online job marketplace that provides support tools for employing and managing remote workers worldwide. Business owners can post job opening for projects they need to fill in and freelancers, known on the website as contractors, can apply to these vacancies. Odesk promises a hassle-free experience of hiring, monitoring and payroll processing for business owners and secured payments for contractors who are working on hourly projects.