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Webster Dictionary

  1. Elance(verb)

    to throw as a lance; to hurl; to dart

  2. Origin: [F. lancer, OF. eslancier; pref. es- (L. ex) + F. lancer to dart, throw, fr. lance.]


  1. Elance

    Elance is an online workplace where businesses find and hire people "on demand" to get work done quickly and cost effectively. The Elance platform allows businesses to easily find, hire, manage and pay highly qualified professionals – for exactly what they need, when they need it. Now, business owners and managers can focus on what they do best – by outsourcing the rest. Elance provides an opportunity for everyone to find work and do what they love. Individuals and firms join Elance and create their online profile in order to be immediately connected to businesses looking for their expertise. The Elance platform is an end-to-end solution for working on demand.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Elance

    e-lans′, v.t. to throw out, as a lance. [Fr. élancer.]


  1. Elance

    Elance. is where people Work Differently™. A pioneer in today's freelance revolution, Elance connects the world through work.Today over 500,000 businesses and 2 million freelancers use Elance in 170+ countries. Innovative global enterprises, small businesses and startups tap into the Elance talent pool, building teams from software engineers, application developers and web and graphic designers to copywriters, market researchers, data scientists, social media marketers, customer service agents and other business professionals. More than 1 million freelance jobs are completed through Elance annually.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elance in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    We eventually will go into every vertical, the Fortune 500 wants quality, integrity and security, and that’s the opposite of what [Upwork] and Elance supply. We can compete with the larger guys on the enterprise level—the Deloittes, the Accentures and the Cognizants of the world.

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