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5 Ways to Make the On-Demand Economy a Lifestyle at Your Company

Employees Seeking “Gig-Like” Experiences As the on-demand economy grows, how are companies creating a work environment that encourages collaboration, flexibility and even autonomy? By 2020, 40% of US workers will fall into the category of freelance worker or contingent worker. As companies not only think about leveraging the on-demand economy in their operations and logistics strategies, they should also think about how to foster an environment that is good that excites employees and incentivizes them to be a part of this emerging trend. Accenture offers an extensive study on how companies can create an internal “gig like” experience. Creating a…
Jun 27 2016

Let the Gig Economy Work for You

Newsworthy Topic or Not- Trends in Gig Economy There has been a lot of news circulating lately about the pros and cons of the gig economy. Some news outlets like MSN and the Financial Post are profiling the upsides of the gig economy, commenting that today’s workforce is seeking freelance work primarily because of the flexibility to work when and where they want. For businesses, contract labor is beneficial because work can get done faster without the labor of on-boarding a full time employee and can fully vet the contract worker to make sure they are a right fit for…