In episode #987, we discuss how to hire offshore workers. Tune in to hear how you can get good results from talent from other countries.
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- [00:27] Today’s Topic: How to Hire Offshore Marketing Talent
- [00:40] Offshore means anyone in another country.
- [01:10] Make sure to define the responsibilities right away.
- [01:45] Know who you are looking for/what you need, then you can hire.
- [02:30] Neil has found when he wasn’t specific enough, the work wasn’t high quality, because it wasn’t what he needed.
- [03:02] Make sure to read each person’s reviews (if they have any).
- [03:35] Eric likes to use Upwork, OnlineJobs.PH, FreeeUp.
- [04:00] Set up a way to determine if applicants can follow very simple directions.
- [05:08] Neil also recommends looking for workers on ProBlogger and Dribble.
- [05:20] Forums are also a good place to look.
- [05:26] Have workers do paid tests before hiring full-time.
- [05:50] Make sure to run articles through copyscape.
- [06:22] That’s it for today!
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