Expert Talk: Freelance Industry Trends and In-Demand Skills 2023

Tue, Jan 24, 9:00 AM (PST)

Expert Talks highlight success stories from top talent and focus on key takeaways and learnings to share.

About this event

Have you ever wondered what skills are top of mind for clients and where to focus your upskilling efforts? Curious to learn market trends and which sectors are looking to hire independent professionals?

Join us on January 24th at 9:00 am PT for an exclusive chat with Upwork VP of Talent Solutions Margaret Lilani to gain insights on helpful upskilling directions for 2023 to best position yourself and your skill set in the ever-evolving landscape of remote work.

Upwork Event Manager Will Simpson and Upwork VP of Talent Solutions Margaret Lilani will be discussing:

  • Market trends for independent professionals
  • Top 10 in-demand skills on Upwork for the following industries:
          - Tech
          - Marketing
          - Customer Service & Admin
          - Accounting & Consulting
          - Design & Creative

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. 



  • Will Simpson

    Will Simpson

    Upwork Community Events

    Event Manager

    See Bio