Hire.Bid is a new professional marketplace that just launched its public beta, initially ... More
Hire.Bid is a new professional marketplace that just launched its public beta, initially focusing on the Washington, DC metro region. Hire.Bid takes a revolutionary new approach to connecting professionals and clients by putting the power back where it belongs - with expert professionals.
Professionals are able to offer up their available time on auction on the marketplace, and potential clients can bid on that time. Professionals can let potential clients and others that may be interested in hiring them know about the availability of their time blocks on the marketplace. As a result, the best professionals will be rewarded in the form of higher prices for their services. This is in contrast to current marketplaces, where potential clients often put up their projects for bids and the result is often that the lowest price bidder wins. Under existing marketplaces, low price often equates to lower service. Also, expert professionals are not attracted to such marketplaces.
Hire.Bid changes all of that and provides for a new marketplace for most-qualified professionals. Check them out at https://hire.bid
Last updated 5 Jan 2015
Published 7 Jan 2015
It seems a little unfair that the expert professional freelancer rarely gets their true worth in the marketplace these days. What tends to happen is that a business advertises for the most qualified expert in their field for a project, the professional submits a price and the market takes care of itself. It's the way it's worked for years. The only trouble is, businesses tend to be drawn to the cheapest possible option and both sides end up settling for less. The business loses out because they don't get the best people available and the professional doesn't get full worth for their efforts. Hire.Bid turns the process on its head by putting the most qualified professional back in the driving seat.
Hire.Bid is a new professional marketplace that has just launched its public beta and is initially focused on the Washington, DC metro region. It takes a revolutionary new approach to connecting professionals and clients by putting the power back where it belongs - with the best-qualified professional. In the current marketplaces, potential clients put up their projects for bids and the result is often that the lowest price bidder wins. Unfortunately, low price often equate to lower service and, consequently, expert professionals tend not to be attracted to these kinds of marketplaces. In complete contrast, Hire.Bid professionals can offer up their available time blocks for auction on the marketplace and potential clients can then bid on that time. As a result...