Upwork Virtual Community Hour: Building an Agency. The case in Web Dev category

Tue, Jan 31, 9:00 AM (PST)

The Upwork Virtual Community Hour Series serves as a regular check-in point for community members to connect with each other and internal members of Upwork. We aim to keep this event more informal and inclusive for all. We’ll explore a new theme each month and feature guests and panelists from various backgrounds.

About this event

When you are thinking about growing your freelance business on Upwork, one option is to make the move from freelancer to agency—a business structure that enables you to collaborate with others to scale, take on larger projects, or transition into a new niche.

On Tuesday, January 31 at 9:00 AM PST, Upwork is organizing Upwork Virtual Community Hour and you will have an opportunity to learn about building an agency in one of the most in-demand skills - Web Dev. Our special guest Stefan Omerovic, Top Rated Plus, MEAN Stack Developer - Full Stack Developer.

In this Upwork Virtual Community Hour, we will talk about Stefan’s experience and best practices on the following topics:

  • Starting a career in the in-demand skill of web development
  • Tools and strategies for growing a successful business
  • Staying positive and motivated. Tips to keep the momentum up
A discussion will be followed by networking in the breakout rooms:
  • An open exchange of successful strategies for growing your business
  • Discussion of common hurdles and tips for overcoming them

The Upwork Virtual Community Hour Series is a monthly foundational event and regular check-in point for community members to connect live with each other and the Community team. The live streams will be hosted by the Community Events team and feature guests and panelists from various backgrounds. Compared to other event formats, Virtual Community Hours will be more informal and will consist of different elements and programming each month.

Disclaimer: Upwork does not provide legal advice, and as always, independent professionals remain responsible for their own compliance with all laws and legal requirements in operating their freelance business. This event may be recorded and by attending you agree that your comments, photo, and video may appear in recordings and be used in marketing materials.



  • Regan Murray Lara

    Regan Murray Lara


    Upwork Community Ambassador

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