With the popularity of the gig economy there’s a lot of news to read, so we rounded up the latest stories to keep you up-to-date on industry happenings.
It takes time to sift through all the news on the gig economy so we’ve rounded up all the latest stories so you can stay up-to-date on industry happenings. Advice for gig workers, work-life balance and the future of work all made an appearance in the headlines this week.
It takes time to sift through all the news on the gig economy so we’ve rounded up all the latest stories so you can stay up-to-date on industry happenings. This week the future of the work, the rise of the independent workforce and tips for using gig workers to help your business caught our attention.
The phrase “gig economy” was first used after the financial crisis in early 2009, according to the Financial Times. With the explosive success of companies like Uber and Airbnb during that time, gig work became synonymous with ridesharing and other short-term arrangements. Since then, companies like Upwork and Fiverr have emerged, connecting freelancers with available work.
The latest gig economy news highlights how freelancing and other forms of contingent labor are influencing not only how people work but the impact it has on cities and businesses. Explore how in these top news articles.
It’s evident from this week’s news roundup that gig work is impacting the way a business functions and the way people work. Keeping up with the ever changing workforce structure will help your business stay ahead of the curve. Check out these articles to learn more about the gig economy’s evolution.
Understanding not only the growth of the gig economy but the influence it can have on an industry is important. What’s even more important, however, is making sure those gig workers are supported. Check out our news roundup below to learn more about these topics.