An increasing number of startups are using freelancers to get by. They’re using them because they can get things done without taking on full-time employees. And the freelancing community is only increasing, with 54 million freelancers now in the US alone.
They’re useful for overcoming your business plateau. The problem is not all freelancers were created equal. You still need to sift through the various candidates to make sure you’re getting the right people for your startup.