Studies estimate by 2020, more than 40% of the American workforce or some 60 million people will be independent workers-freelancers, contractors and temporary employees. Companies like UpWork and TaskRabbit have derived from this growth in temporary labor, bringing a lot of innovation and attention to this sphere in the total workforce ecosystem. With this attention… Read more »
Month: June 2017
Originally appeared on The Staffing Stream The trend towards increased preference for flexible work is now widely accepted. You’ve heard the statistics; 40% of the workforce will be flexible by 2020. It’s driven on both the supply and demand sides, suggesting the phenomenon is here to stay. While companies recognize the benefits of having just-in-time,… Read more »
In our previous Trends Report V7, we dove deep into the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI), a tool that is pushing the envelope in our space. AI isn’t the only technology seeing advancements.