Hire.Bid View website

Turning hiring on its head by getting the best qualified professionals at the right price

Developer description

Hire.Bid is a new professional marketplace that just launched its public beta, initially ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 3

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...