Affiliate Buzz #261 – Elance: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

In this edition of the Affiliate Buzz audio newsletter James Martell, successful publisher, speaker and author speaks with Kimberly Juchnowski from as they discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of outsourcing through Elance.

If you were listening to last weeks call you hear how outsourcing your writing content can help to build your traffic to 1000 visitors a day. During tonight's call James and Kimberly walk you through a behind the scenes day in outsourcing, managing writers and ensuring efficiency.

They begin by sharing the up side of outsourcing, finding that perfect writer that makes your life that much easier. Kimberly talks about the work involved to help you locate that perfect writer and how to keep them on your team for the long haul.

Then you'll hear what to do when you find yourself in the middle of a project that's going wrong. James and Kimberly share tips on how to recognize red flags in the beginning to do your best to avoid slippery slopes. With the reality of knowing mishaps occur Kimberly and James walk you through ways they get straggled projects back on target.

But even with all benefits and plans to correct mishaps and confusion there is still that risk of finding yourself in the middle of the ugly. James shares a personal story that just happened in one of their projects where a rocky project went completely sour. Knowing how to handle these can be tricky for some but with proper implementation of
Elance tools even the ugly can quickly be remedied.

Covered in this edition:

  • Outsourcing - a behind the scenes look
  • The good, bad and ugly of Elance
  • Tips for keeping your projects efficient and productive

If you are ready to outsource and start getting the content you desperately need then don't miss this edition of the Buzz as you take a behind the scenes look at setting up successful projects.

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  1. VarietyBuzz says:

    An excellent website lots of good information. Facebook like!

  2. Ben says:

    I've never ever bought or sold services on elance, but I'm keen to find a good alternative to fiverr! I'll check it out in spite of the bad points!


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