Media Relations 10 reasons why more clients are hiring freelancers PR clients are increasingly looking for more nimble, cheaper, and more flexible partners to work with than large agencies. They’re finding those things in independent contractors. By Toby WalshJan. 21, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.