• Microsoft and Upwork Create a New Way For Companies to Handle Freelancers

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    Microsoft and enterprise software company Upwork have partnered on new tools to help companies manage freelance workers.
    The new software is intended to help companies more easily give temporary workers who need to access certain Microsoft Office-related tools, like the Teams workplace chat app, for limited amounts of time.
    When projects end, the new software automatically cuts freelancers' access to Microsoft-related products including any associated data. Typically, companies must manually block freelancers from access, which can be a time-consuming hassle.
    Upwork CEO Stephane Kasriel...
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