FAQ

For Clients

What is GlobalWonks?

A network of instantly accessible global experts who can provide the insight into markets and sectors throughout the world to help your organization approach any situation with confidence.

How can we join GlobalWonks?

GlobalWonks is currently in beta testing, but if you’re interested in being one of the first to access our extensive Wonk network, you can contact our sales team discuss getting beta access to the site.

How do we securely pay for GlobalWonks?

GlobalWonks is free to join, you only pay for the projects you need done. We leverage Stripe, a PCI certified industry leader, as our client payment processor. For more information on how Stripe ensures your data is secure, you can view their security overview here.

To see how our products are priced and our cancellation policy, you can view our Client Fee Policy.

What kind of organizations use GlobalWonks and for what?

Our services can be used by everyone from Fortune 500 companies, public sector agencies, NGOs, hedge funds, international law firms, retail organizations and more. With so many organizations working globally, our wonk’s insights have applications for varying challenges- whether it’s travel risk to market due diligence to deep sectoral research and more. If you want to learn more about how GlobalWonks can support your organization, please contact us at sales@globalwonks.com.

What sort of NDAs and confidentiality agreements are in place for projects? Can we add additional contracts?

Our wonks are expected to maintain the highest standards of confidentiality, you can review our full policy in our Terms and Conditions. You may negotiate additional agreements with experts such as NDAs, as long as any additional contracts are at least as strict as our Terms and Conditions.

For Experts

Why should I join GlobalWonks?

GlobalWonks is community of the best and brightest professionals with diverse expertise. By joining, you’ll be able to take on the projects you want and expand your professional experience and compensation. Sign up is easy and free!

How much time do I have to commit to GlobalWonks?

As much or as little as you want. The platform is driven by you. With clients posting a variety of projects, you can choose how many projects you want to work on to fit your time commitment.

How do I get paid for projects?

Once you’ve successfully completed a project, we’ll release the client’s payment to you through Payoneer. Payoneer is a PCI certified industry leader that can support cross border payments, so you can securely receive payment for your work no matter where you are. You can read more about Payoneer’s security overview here.

If I already have a full time position, can I be a Wonk?

It depends on your employer’s own policies, so you should verify that you are allowed to perform additional work by reviewing your employment agreement and/or consulting your HR team.

What should I do if a client asks me to do work outside of the platform?

By agreeing to our Terms of Service, both clients and wonks have agreed not to circumvent the platform for 1 year after their final point of contact through GlobalWonks. If a client asks you to circumvent the platform, you should notify us immediately by emailing us at compliance@globalwonks.com.