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About us
Upwork is the largest freelancing website. As an increasingly connected and independent workforce goes online, knowledge work—like software, shopping, and content before it—is also moving online. According to McKinsey Global Institute, online platforms like Upwork could add $2.7 Trillion to the Global GDP by reducing friction in the labor market. Upwork – more... makes it simple, quick and cost-effective for clients to find, hire and work with freelance talent around the world. – less
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What is it like to work at Upwork?

4.1
Work/Life Balance
3.6
Salary/Benefits
3.5
Job Security/Advancement
3.8
Management
3.8
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Upwork?

78%
of employees approve of Stephane Kasriel’s performance as CEO
CEO Approval is based on 430 ratings
3.0
Great Platform, Employer only oriented management
Written by Translator/Interpreter/Editor (Current Employee) from Freelance, work from home. on 25 October 2018
The Upwork platform is great, well polished, and user friendly. When it started, it was great, great balance and services. As time went by and management changed several times, and the freelancer base grew, it became more and more profit and employer oriented. With a fee of 20% for all earnings, it is considered one of the most expensive platforms, - more...
Pros
Very large platform, user-friendly
Cons
Excessive fees, not freelancer-oriented
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What did candidates say about the interview at Upwork?

Interview experience
Based on 26 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 27 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 24 interviews
About a day or two
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