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Two million Americans have started freelancing in the past 12 months, according to a new study from Upwork, a freelance job platform. And that has increased the proportion of the workforce that performs freelance work to 36%. Ada Yokota/Getty Images hide caption

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Jobs In The Pandemic: More Are Freelance And May Stay That Way Forever

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Freelance Economy Expands During The Coronavirus Pandemic

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Golden Daka participated in many events at Morehouse College, but the pandemic prevented him from giving his commencement speech as class valedictorian. Ross Gordon hide caption

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'Nothing Feels Tangible': Virtual Is New Reality For Grads Starting New Jobs

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Members Of The Class Of 2020 Face A Brutal Job Market

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Until recently, Steven Kanaplue and Miriam Kanter were living in a one-bedroom apartment on Manhattan's Upper West Side with their dog Booey. The pandemic clinched their decision to move to Montclair, N.J. Norman Kanaplue hide caption

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New Yorkers Look To Suburbs And Beyond. Other City Dwellers May Be Next

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COVID-19 Pandemic Pushes Many In New York City To Suburbs

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Get A Comfortable Chair: Permanent Work From Home Is Coming

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More Lysol, No More Pens In Rooms. Hotels Adapt To Win Back Guests

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Questions About Business Reopenings And New Safety Guidelines

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More Questions About Business Reopenings And Safety Guidelines

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Coronavirus Updates: Protecting Workers During And After The Pandemic

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Economists say helping the health care sector, including through emergency financing to states and cities, is one of the steps urgently needed to weather the coronavirus crisis. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption

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