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How to hire freelancers for a startup: tips for founders

As every bit of “founder’s wisdom” says: people are the critical eleme...

Elena Prokopets
19 May 2022

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How do I submit the annual report for my Estonian e-resident...

The preparation and submission of an annual report is a common busines...

Xolo
16 May 2022

Proven ways to onboard freelancers and independent contracto...

As the talent market remains white-hot, you need to be decisive when i...

Elena Prokopets
13 May 2022

The Ultimate List of 77 Freelance Marketplaces

Freelancers are the fastest-growing segment of the European labor mark...

Xolo
09 May 2022

How refactoring keeps spirits and code standards high on the...

Editor's note: This post was co-written by Piret Kerem, Head of Engine...

Piret Kerem
06 May 2022

The State of Independents (Xolo is 7!)

Today, Xolo is turning 7 years old.

Xolo
04 May 2022

With an accounting service based on artificial intelligence,...

Estonian technology company Xolo, one of the world’s leading platforms...

Xolo
04 May 2022
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How do I pay taxes for my e-resident Estonian company? The u...

Benjamin Franklin was right — there are only two certainties in life, ...

Xolo
27 Apr 2022

A mental health guide for Xolopreneurs: 2 ideas that will ch...

New research shows us better ways to think about — and care for — our ...

Mark Travers
26 Apr 2022

How to manage a freelance team to achieve great synergy

The pandemic rebuilt standard operating structures. Office cubicles tu...

Elena Prokopets
21 Apr 2022

How to open a company in Estonia using e-Residency

If you’re thinking about opening a business in Estonia, you’ll be in e...

Xolo
20 Apr 2022

How to choose an e-Residency service provider for your Eston...

The creation of the Estonian e-residency program in 2014 was an outsta...

Xolo
11 Apr 2022

6 things to remember when managing Millennial freelancers

The “avocado toast overspenders,” “narcissists,” “immature dreamers,” ...

Elena Prokopets
08 Apr 2022

Xolo Go expands its service to Mexico, Brazil and Argentina ...

As a freelancer, you'd like to think the hard part is over once the wo...

Xolo
04 Apr 2022

Female Xolopreneurs: You're charging 50% less than your male...

Last year during International Women's Month, we learned that only 15%...

Kayla Brown
31 Mar 2022

What are the accounting requirements for my Estonian company...

Estonian companies have accounting requirements, whether the directors...

Xolo
30 Mar 2022

Invoice in 7 currencies and accept card payments with Xolo G...

We come bearing fantastic news —not one, but two of your most requeste...

Xolo
24 Mar 2022

Xolopreneurs: You don’t have to be an extravert to be a grea...

New research shows that it’s communication skill, not extraversion, th...

Mark Travers
23 Mar 2022

International Women's Day has become a controversial topic a...

If you ever have the opportunity to explore Tallinn, you'll wander dow...

Kayla Brown
08 Mar 2022

5 lessons I'm still learning about freelancing in my twentie...

If I had chosen to go freelance sooner, I could have saved myself a fe...

Emma Levin
07 Mar 2022
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