Navigating the Gig Economy

Ms. Career Girl

The post Navigating the Gig Economy appeared first on Ms. Since about 2012, there has been a rise in what is referred to as the gig or on demand economy. This current economy is an environment in which contingent positions are exploding.

The Gig Economy: Stop Looking For Kansas!

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Gig Economy: Stop Looking For Kansas! The Gig Economy: Here To Stay. Author Diane Mulcahy outlines these ten rules for successful navigation of the gig economy: Define Your Success. We can expect to take a lot more time off in the Gig Economy.

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8 Savvy Tips for Snaring a Job Online in Our Robust Economy

Ms. Career Girl

The post 8 Savvy Tips for Snaring a Job Online in Our Robust Economy appeared first on Ms. Job growth is expected to remain healthy in 2018 , and whether you’re unemployed or are looking for a better fit, jobs are available. At the same time, the competition is as intense as ever.

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How to Find Your Dream Career in a Demanding Economy

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you know exactly what you want to do already, or you feel clueless as to what to do next in your career, the economy is more demanding than ever in terms of jobs available, skills required, experience needed, and salary expectations.

Promoting the Freelance Economy

Blogging4jobs

HR economy freelance soloprenuersThe US Department of Labor has redefined the rules surrounding what employees can be considered exempt. This redefinition requires that employers have newly declared nonexempt employees accurately record time worked on a daily basis.

Christine Lagarde Talked Tech and the Economy on Facebook Live

Blogging4jobs

Christine Lagarde, the IMF’s managing director, joined the Wall Street Journal today for a Facebook Live interview on the role of technology in the international economy. HR bls jobs report economy global economy growth IMF robots tech

The US Economy Added 156,000 Jobs in September

Blogging4jobs

The US economy added 156,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in September. Here’s where the economy made its biggest gains: Professional and business services: +67,000. The US economy is far from a crisis point, but I think the IMF is smart to warn that we are inching closer to one.

Ep 123: How the Freelance Economy Changes Universal Access for Employers

Blogging4jobs

Earlier this year CNN reported that the freelance economy now accounts for 34% of the total workforce. As we see a substantial shift in the employment world from the traditional employee to the contract, gig or freelance worker taking center stage, I along with PEAT wanted […] Source Earlier this year CNN reported that the freelance economy now accounts for 34% of the total workforce.

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Green Economy Success Stories - What Else Is Possible!

Green Career Central

If you watch mainstream media for news about the state of the green economy, you might catch an occasional story that gives you a glimmer of hope about the state of the planet. Green Business Green Career Tip Green Companies Green Economy Green Industries Green Jobs Growing Green Trends

5 Things to Consider About the Gig Economy

Blogging4jobs

HR blended workforce employee rights future of work gig economySomething I’ve been thinking about a lot lately is what role HR will have in organizations that are increasingly reliant on contingent workers. HR itself is difficult to automate, like most. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Elizabeth Warren Called Out the Gig Economy at the DNC

Blogging4jobs

Her speech, which ran 19:40 minutes long, focused on economic inequality, student debt, and how the American economy is being transformed by both global trends and domestic policy. Business HR economy Elizabeth Warren gig economy Hilary Clinton news

How Happy Job-Hoppers are Growing the Gig Economy

The Undercover Recruiter

How Happy Job-Hoppers are Growing the Gig Economy. Career Management Gig Economy job job seekers Jobs marketPicture a fairly average Saturday: You wake up in your rented Airbnb, make breakfast, and hail an Uber to do some exploring.

The Trade Economy

Blogging4jobs

As an entrepreneur and business professional I live and work in what I call the Trade Economy. In the Trade Economy services or products are exchanged for another’s products or services. In the Trade Economy, influence, connections, and creativity matters.

Celebrating Green Career Central's 5th Anniversary! Green Economy Map

Green Career Central

As we begin to celebrate our 5th Anniversary, we are tracing changes in the green economy over the last five years. As I wrote this week's newsletter article it was interesting to see how much more we know about the green economy now compared to the early days of Green Career Central in 2007.

Will Employee Service Awards Disappear In the Gig Economy?

Blogging4jobs

The Gig Economy Doesn’t Produce Tenure. As we move into a gig economy model we are going to find an increasing irrelevance and effectiveness of service awards. HR employee recognition gig economy

Green Careers: How to Choose One in this Economy

Career Key

If you are exploring green careers and care about the environment, try following the tips in our newly updated web article, " Green Economy: Match Your Personality to Green Jobs ". And I wouldn't wait for a clear job outlook prediction in this politically charged and slow economy.

Green Career Tip: Green Economy Map, Discover Green Career Options

Green Career Central

Resource : The Green Economy Map. Although I created twelve other Green Economy Maps between 2007 and 2009, they were all designed around a series of silos—silos that didn’t relate to one another. When you want to understand which industries included in the green / sustainable economy.

Three Roadblocks in the Way of the Freelance Economy

Blogging4jobs

Roadblocks to the Freelance Economy. Life Work freelance economy freelancers world of work If you have been reading about the future at all you know that I and others have written about the rise of independent contractors or freelancers as a force in the world of work.

How to Remain Relevant in the Robot Economy

Blogging4jobs

HR robot economyWith the way the world of work is changing, very rapidly changing, many workers, including HR professionals are wondering if they are going to be relevant in the future. In blog post at my website I asked Will HR be irrelevant in a virtual office?

The Suit Economy at #HRTechConf

Blogging4jobs

I’ve never understood why people continue to wear suits to the HR Technology Conference. Every year that I attend I still let it amaze me that people actually walk around the Mandalay Bay all day in a three or four piece suit.

Why your company and economy matters to your career

Cube Rules

Why your company and economy matters to your career Written by Scot Herrick on October 7, 2008 in job search 0 Comments - Leave a comment! And since the economy, via the market, has pretty much been imploding lately, that voice has gotten stronger. Let’s examine the economy first.

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Unemployed Because of Economy, Why Don’t People Get It?

Career Realism

& Dale: With the exception of eight months, I have been unemployed for the past six years due to the economy. Some employers ask me about it, and they don’t seem satisfied with my answer that it is due to the economy, which I have no control over. Dear J.T. &

Make a career in SAP in the gig economy

Corn on the Job

In a global labour market increasingly characterised by the prevalence of short term engagements, independent working and freelance contracts, the ‘gig economy’ is a natural progression in the age of flexible working. SAP, therefore, well and truly falls under the remit of the gig economy.

Workforce Retention Strategies in a Zero Unemployment Economy

Blogging4jobs

job openings surged to record high levels this year as companies struggle to find people with the talents they need. Economists recently have reported that we have now reached zero unemployment, which is a level at which there are zero percent of job seekers who are unemployed actively looking for work. With the continued […] Source.

Warning: Shrinking Economies Shrink Job Opportunities

Career Alley

With the country’s high unemployment rate of approximately 8%, and an economy that is still shaky, it’s important to know which industries will provide job security and which industries are dying out.

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

Filed under: career advice , economy , job search , recession Tagged: bad economy , employment , job interview , job search , resume. career advice economy job search recession bad economy employment job interview resumeBy Dawn Rasmussen. As a résumé writer, I hear some of the most dreadful tales imaginable from clients about searching for or changing jobs.

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

Filed under: career advice , economy , job search , recession Tagged: bad economy , employment , job interview , job search , resume. career advice economy job search recession bad economy employment job interview resumeBy Dawn Rasmussen. As a résumé writer, I hear some of the most dreadful tales imaginable from clients about searching for or changing jobs.

More Workers Apprehensive about Strength of Economy

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips More Workers Apprehensive about Strength of Economy 02.

STEM Education for Girls Is Good for the Economy

Blogging4jobs

The importance of educating women and girls in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math) was made apparent by a study just published by The World Economic Forum (WEF). The study talked about the impact of technology on jobs in the next 5 years. It is not good news for women.

How Will the “Gig” Economy Affect Company Safety?

Blogging4jobs

As I was writing a post about OSHA I also happened to read another post about the “gig” economy and its potential effect on safety. Many of you may not really pay attention to safety in your company.

Free Recruiting Model Changes Industry Fuels Economy

Blogging4jobs

SmartRecruiters free social recruiting platform aims to empower small and medium-sized businesses – the largest hiring segment – and that can also have the biggest impact in creating jobs and helping fuel our economy. Technology innovations are helping to make a difference to fuel our economy.

Best Career Options for the "Leisure Economy"

Career Key

Reading a recent Shifting Careers column by Marci Alboher, I learned about the coming " leisure economy." So this desire to be a part of the leisure economy is real. Whether this will come true or is just an economist's dream is for you to decide.

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Why Employment Security, not job security, matters even in a good economy

Cube Rules

You wouldn’t think that would happen in an economy that’s producing jobs better than the year 2000. My family’s economic future has been entirely upended over the last couple of weeks. And you especially wouldn’t think so given that we live in a town with the lowest unemployment rate in the state we live in. […]. Cube Rules Commentary

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The Economy Stinks But I Am Going On Vacation – So There!

Blogging4jobs

Two divorces and a dreadful economy have taken their toll. And so it goes… Bonus Track Life Work "Rayanne Thorn" @Ray_anne blogging4jobs contemplate economy economy stinks family going on vacation Grandpa hardship life love overwork road trip road trips test vacation we work too hard

Strategies for Job Searching In Our Current Economy

Corn on the Job

Job Search Economy Networking Social MediaLiam Conduit is a HR Professional and has been writing industry related news and comment since 2006. Liam also has an interest in jobs, marketing and politics.

Free Recruiting Model Changes Industry Fuels Economy

Blogging4jobs

SmartRecruiters free social recruiting platform aims to empower small and medium-sized businesses – the largest hiring segment – and that can also have the biggest impact in creating jobs and helping fuel our economy. Technology innovations are helping to make a difference to fuel our economy.

How to Find Jobs in The Digital Economy

JobMob

Recognize where you are and where you want to go. Now go. This is a guest post by Ibro Palic. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines.

Ask Deb – Should I Change Jobs in a Tight Economy?

Careers Done Write

Do you think it makes sense for me to start looking for another job, or is the economy still too weak? In any economy, there is a natural tendency for workers to leave their current role for various reasons. As the economy recovers, there will be a predictable increase in employee turnover and companies will once again start programs to improve staff retention, imagine that! Dear Deb, Q. I am currently working, but really unhappy with my job.

Career Choices in an Uncertain Economy: Placing Your Bets

Career Key

Thursday, August 12, 2010 Career Choices in an Uncertain Economy: Placing Your Bets Job Outlook for. ▼ August (1) Career Choices in an Uncertain Economy: Placing Yo.

If We Are Moving to a “Gig” Economy Why Are We So Worried About the Employee Experience?

Blogging4jobs

HR candidate experience employee engagement employee experience gig economyIn HR we have not yet landed on a definition of what comprises employee engagement, yet here we are trying to now define “the employee experience.”