One Circle is a great place to find exciting HR projects, run and grow your own HR consulting business.
What projects can I find on One Circle?
Clients seek a wide variety of HR projects across the employment lifecycle. You will be able to search by category and find potential project(s) within your area of expertise. You can also join a team working on projects or consulting circles for clients as and when needed. We advise you to start with your area of expertise and post similar projects that you have led or contributed to. This will increase the chances of you being selected for a project and assist you to focus on motivating for the right project where you can add value.
Get hired quickly
One Circle makes it easy to connect with clients and begin doing exciting work.
How do I get hired by clients?
Create a great profile and submit a specific proposal to projects that are within your area of expertise. Engaging on a specific project online is similar to traditional job search in a way – as you need to submit a project request indicating your interest in working on the project. Then impress potential clients by showing your best before being offered the project through a personalized motivation and addressing their queries, if any.
Can I opt to keep my identity unknown to the public and still feature on One Circle?
You can opt to keep your name unknown and choose a nickname and an avatar picture for your profile. One Circle provides you with this option. That’s if you choose not to share your identity. However, we cannot guarantee that this will not impact your selection for projects. Clients usually appreciate transparency and would like to know who they are dealing with.
Can I grow my business through One Circle?
Why not? One Circle doesn’t restrict you in building your online business. Delivering great work to clients will yield success. The most successful HR consultants are:
Work efficiently and effectively.
ou are free to control when, where, and how you work. Each project includes an online workspace shared by you and your client, allowing you to:
Get paid on time
All projects include One Circle Payment Assurance - helping ensure that you get paid for all work successfully completed.
How will I get paid by my clients?
All payments are made securely through our payment service. Receive funds via the payment method that works best for you:
Pre-funded milestone payments from your clients are secure with One Circle Payment Assurance.
What fees do you charge HR specialists?
We charge a service fee, based on a percentage of your earnings on One Circle. It is a fixed fee of 15% of your total billings with your client. For example, a project completion for the value of $500 - you will be billed 15% of the project value - i.e. $75 and we release the $425 to your account.
What projects can be done on One Circle?
Any HR project/document/intervention you can do on a computer remotely can be done through One Circle. HR consultants freelance on our workspace and can tackle the full range of projects across the HR discipline - big or small, one-off or repeat, individual or team-based. Have a look at the employee lifecycle illustration and related project work. You may also view the different HR areas within each of the touchpoints on the lifecycle illustration to have a better idea of the scope of projects. Any employment law projects however, should be additionally filtered by location since these projects are more localized and are best done by HR experts within the required jurisdictions.
Watch a quick how-to video to learn more.
What’s the difference between finding clients online versus locally?
Technology is making online work similar to local work, with added speed, cost, and quality advantages. Within the HR world, global talent is not always open to relocating to other parts of the world and online work allows them to support clients without this obstacle.
Online HR work can happen wherever there’s a reliable Internet connection. You can choose who you work with among a larger pool of people from around the globe.
Payments are simplified when using One Circle, as project completion and invoicing are integrated into the process. Funding projects is also streamlined as the One Circle platform builds fixed-price payment options into the process.
How does One Circle make money?
One Circle charges HR consultants 15% service fee on the total amount they bill their client. We also offer optional premium membership services for both Clients and Consultants.
What if my profile was incomplete?
Incomplete profiles will not be given priority through our algorithm and might be deleted after a period of 1 year. We recommend a 100% completion of your profile as this gives you a better chance to be selected for a project.