Viadeo launches space devoted to freelancers
08 Sep 2015France’s major professional network Viadeo.fr launched a separate marketplace devoted to freelancers with a skills-based search engine this week. This was done to cater to France’s 700,000 freelancers, which have doubled in number since 2005. "They are professionals that we know well at Viadeo, since they were among the early adopters of the account. Three quarters of them have a profile on our n
Anastasia Gnezditskaia has joined AIM Group in 2014 as a writer/analyst covering France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Eastern Europe. A Russian living in Antwerp, Belgium, she has a background working for trade publications covering markets and their regulation. She is educated at Moscow State Lomonosov University (MA in psychology) and Central European University (PhD in public policy). After obtaining her doctoral degree, she taught international political economy at George Washington University in Washington DC where she lived for 10 years. Following this she managed international development projects in Africa at the World Bank, and worked as a journalist covering Congress, federal government agencies and commodity markets, particularly shale gas development in North America.