What to Consider When Hiring an Independent Contractor versus an Employee

 The misclassification of employees is a huge problem among entrepreneurs.

There are several responsibilities and obligations to consider when hiring for your business that should NOT be avoided for the sake of cutting corners to save time or money. It is vital for entrepreneurs to understand the difference between an employee and an independent contractor in order to make the proper hiring decisions for their business. 

 Listen as I explain the various aspects every entrepreneur should consider when determining to hire an independent contractor or employee for their business. 

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