Ready for the gig economy?

Today's post is courtesy of Joyce Maroney, executive director of the Workforce Institute. I recently had a conversation about the gig economy with my colleague, David Creelman.  David is the CEO of Creelman Research and writes on a broad variety of human resource topics.  His recent book, Lead the Work: Navigating a World Beyond Employment , explores the … Continue reading Ready for the gig economy?

Workforce as a Service – Is WaaS coming anytime soon?

I just came across this very interesting presentation from Mary Meeker, a former Wall Street analyst and now partner at venture capital  firm Kleiner Perkin.  This 88-slide behemoth contains a lot of market data about the growth of mobile technology.  More interesting, it asks a lot of questions about how this technology will continue to … Continue reading Workforce as a Service – Is WaaS coming anytime soon?