Did you know Upwork has a very active and engaged community where you can learn from and connect with fellow independent professionals?
Join us on October 27th at 9:00 AM PDT as Event Manager Will Simpson and Community Content Program Manager Mike Jornlin walk through the Upwork community forums, blogs, and avenues to engage with fellow independent professionals. They will be discussing:
Mike Jornlin, Upwork Community Content Program Manager:
Mike Jornlin began his writing career as a copywriter and then social media coordinator and blog editor for a leading online retailer of Halloween costumes and party supplies. He began working as a freelance French-to-English translator and editor in 2009. He signed up for Upwork as a freelancer in 2017 and joined the Upwork team in 2018. Among other responsibilities, he manages the Upwork Community Blog, edits videos for the Community team, and serves as a resident Star Wars Expert.
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Upwork Community Content Program Manager
Upwork Community Events
Will is a passionate educator and freelancer advocate who has experienced first-hand the powerful and life-changing opportunities made available by Upwork. Having spent years as a successful graphic designer on the platform, Will combines his experience building a business in the freelance world with over 10 years experience as operations manager of a publicly traded tech security company to facilitate authentic and meaningful educational events for the community members of Upwork around the world.