The dark side of freelancing – Why some developers regret going solo?
Freelancing in the tech industry, particularly for developers, has often been romanticized as a dream career path. But as many developers discover, the reality can be far less rosy.read more
Technologies to look for in 2024
Check out our list of the top five technologies that we recommend keeping an eye on in 2024.read more
How 2023 changed the way developers work
Let's take a look at how 2023 has changed the way developers work and how you may succeed in the current, somewhat demanding environment.read more
Navigating uncertain economic times as a freelancer
The flexibility and autonomy of freelancing come with the responsibility of weathering economic fluctuations. So how to successfully navigate more challenging economic periods?read more
Thriv talent spotlight: Juhani Kumara
Get to know our talent Juhani and learn about his experiences with Thriv.read more
Thriv talent spotlight: Joakim Granbohm
Get to know our talent Joakim and learn about his experiences with Thriv.read more
Who is a Developer?
Contrary to common perception, working as a developer entails much more than just writing new code.read more
Resilience of tech freelancers in the changing economy
The need for digitisation and growth of technical capabilities has remained constant even in the currently fluctuating market, presenting new opportunities for senior-level tech freelancers.read more
Out-of-office – Vacationing as a freelance developer
Hey freelance developer, find out how you can prepare for your well-deserved vacation and enjoy it to the max!read more
Tech freelancers and agencies – Why should you get yourself one!
Hey tech freelancer, get rid of the unnecessary hassle related to entrepreneurship and experience freelancing at its best by getting yourself an agency.read more
To freelance or not to freelance – Pros and cons of entrepreneurship
As with anything in life, there are pros and cons to freelancing. Let's explore both sides of the coin so that you can decide if becoming a freelance developer could be your next career move.read more
Technologies to look for in 2023
What are the five of the most promising technologies to keep an eye on in 2023 as a freelance developer?read more
Feeling stressed at work? Taking care of your mental health is as important as succeeding in your next project
Learn about the importance of a balanced mind and get concrete guidance on how to manage work-related stress as a freelance developer.read more
How to beat loneliness as a tech freelancer?
Freelancing is lonely by nature. However, there are many ways to make freelancing less lonely, and even very social.read more
Creating a CV that sells
We get it, writing your CV can sometimes feel daunting. However, creating a CV that sells you into your dream project is so much easier than you think it is.read more
What makes a top freelance developer?
Have you ever considered what makes a top freelance developer? Learn how the best talents stand out from their competitors.read more
Become a better boss for yourself by using the OKR framework
Companies such as Google, Amazon, and Spotify use the OKR framework. Maybe you should give it a try as well?read more
Top 3 reasons to become a freelance developer
What makes freelancing such an attractive alternative to traditional employment among software developers?read more
Road to independence – How to become a freelance developer?
If you are dreaming of of taking the leap to entrepreneurship, this detailed guide written by our co-founder Thomas is for you.read more
How to set your hourly price as a freelance developer?
Knowing your worth is one of the most important, but also one of the trickiest parts of freelancing. This blog post helps you to understand how the hourly price is formed and share our best tips for setting your rate right.read more
What a client wants – Top 3 criteria that clients use for selecting freelance developers
Understand the key criteria that companies use for selecting external tech talents to their development teams.read more
Top 5 mistakes to avoid as a freelance developer
While freelancing is one of the most rewarding paths you can take as a tech professional, it does have some pitfalls to be avoided.read more
Article about our new CEO Topias Uotila on Tivi
Tivi wrote an article about our new CEO Topias Uotila and his visions for Thriv.read more
Article about Thriv on Tivi
Tivi wrote an article about Thriv and our views on developer shortage.read more
Thriv Referral Program – Refer a tech talent and get 1000 euros
Refer a skilled tech talent and get a chance to get 1000 euros.read more
Thriv Benefit Bank – Exclusive benefits for the freelancers in our network
Yes, we offer "staff benefits" for the freelancers in our network.read more
Elevating excellence – Senior developers as team mentors
Let's dive into the topic of mentoring and the profound impact it can have on your entire organisation.read more
5 essential steps for successful project onboarding
Effective onboarding not only ensures a smooth transition for the new team member but also sets the stage for enhanced productivity, creativity, and collaboration.read more
What every company should know about hiring freelance developers
Once considered an alternative work arrangement, freelancing has today become a dominant force, reshaping the traditional notions of employment and revolutionising how work is done.read more
Meet the talent team of Thriv
Get to know Michelle and Katerina, the driving forces behind the Thriv Talent Team, and understand the key aspects that guide their day-to-day work.read more
The power of centrally managing subcontractors
By centrally managing subcontractors through us, companies can streamline their operations and boost efficiency. Read this blog post to learn more about our subcontractor management services.read more
A letter to our dear competitors
Our Client Relationship Manager Linnea wrote a letter to the our competitors in the field of matchmaking who are shaping the future of work with us.read more
Seamless team integration – How to unlock the power of freelancers in tech teams?
The flexibility and expertise of freelancers can be a game-changer for your projects. But how to integrate them seamlessly into your tech team?read more
On top of the growth curve – Hypergrowth tech companies and their talents
Top-notch talents are the secret behind the success of hypergrowth tech companies. But what kind of talents are these fast growing companies looking for?read more
Top 3 reasons why leading companies hire external software experts
Did you know that over half of Google's workforce consists of contractors and freelancers? Let's explore the top 3 reasons why leading companies hire external experts for their software development teams.read more
How hiring a full freelancer team can take your business to the next level
Our successful experience on providing an entire team of tech freelancers to a client with a highly ambitious project.read more
Freelancers VS consultancies – Which outsourcing option to choose?
Understand the key differences between tech consultancies and freelance tech talents so that you can make the right outsourcing decision for your organisation.read more
Are language requirements still a thing in the Finnish IT market?
It is possible to find a project in Finland, the country with one of the hardest languages in the world, without being a native speaker.read more
Checklist for finding the right freelance developer
Our seven-step checklist helps you to find the right freelance developer for your specific project.read more
How freelance tech talents can increase innovativeness in the changing world of business?
Read this article to understand why freelance tech talents can be the breath of fresh air you've been looking for.read more
Match made in heaven – Secrets behind our matchmaking process
Five simple steps. All it takes for us at Thriv to connect your company with the best freelance developers in the market.read more
Is hiring freelance developers the right choice for you?
An increasing number of companies have started to hire freelance developers to support their software development processes. But how can you know if hiring freelance developers is the right choice for your organisation?read more
Why should you start hiring freelance developers NOW?
Everybody seems to be talking about freelance developers nowadays. What is the hype all about and why you should consider hiring freelance developers?read more
Accountor hired a full freelancer team to build a mobile FMS software
Accountor wanted to further develop the Procountor software by introducing a customer-centric mobile app. To bring this vision to life, the company engaged a team of skilled freelance tech talents through Thriv.read more
Freelance developer took charge of the product development at Lumo Analytics
Lumo Analytics aims to take the global mining industry toward a more sustainable direction. An experienced freelance developer from Thriv was hired to support the company in this important mission.read more
Freelance developers from Thriv working on medical image analysis at the growth-minded Aiforia
Working with freelance developers and supporting entrepreneurship has been a natural choice for the innovative medical image analysis company Aiforiaread more
Grano hired freelance developers to boost digital transformation
The multi-sector company Grano has trusted in both in-house and freelance developers when building smart digital transformation solutions.read more
Thriv helped Kiho with hiring a dedicated freelance iOS developer
Dedication was a key criterion for Kiho when looking for a freelance developer that could take the company’s iOS application development to the next level.read more
Freelance developer from Thriv supported Sulake in building its first NFT project
Sulake needed to find a skilled freelance developer who would be willing to accept a demanding yet exciting challenge in the field of NFTs.read more