There comes a time in every startup business when an entrepreneur looks at their workload and realizes something: that they can’t do it all. To be able to grow a business while offering the same quality attention to every client, a one-person show needs to expand and get external help.
So what’s better: hiring an employee or using an independent contractor? Both have their pros and cons, and only you can decide what works for your business. That being said, here are some factors to consider when choosing between an employee and contractor.