All Things Upwork
June 23, 2011 by Mollie Carter

New! Bring your own contractors onto oDesk & manage everyone on one platform.

oDesk has made it quick and easy to bring any contractor you work with onto oDesk.

  • Manage all your contractors in one place
  • Only pay for hours worked with the oDesk Work Diary and Work Guarantee.
  • Automated payments to contractors anywhere in the world

To add your contractor, all you need is your contractor’s email address:

  • Click “Bring Your Own Contractor” from the oDesk Team Room
  • Fill in your contractor’s email address and the terms of your contract
  • Your contractor will receive an email with your contract terms.  They will click to create an account and instantly be added to your team.

Have feedback? Visit our community forum post to discuss this new feature with other users.


Mollie Carter

Director of Freelancer Marketing

As director of freelancer marketing, Mollie Carter brings to Elance-oDesk extensive marketing experience in the Internet and software industry. As a senior manager at PayPal, she was part of the founding team for PayPal’s first telesales organization, helping to build the team to an astounding $50M in annual revenue. While director at PayPal, Mollie led the Merchant Acquisition Marketing and Consumer Engagement Marketing divisions, developing… read more