Wellbeing in the Gig Economy

The Undercover Recruiter

The onward march of the gig economy means that most of us now work as contractors or freelance workers and it suits many of us down to the ground. Wellbeing in the Gig Economy Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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.

California Passes Legislation that May Kill the Gig Economy

Evil HR Lady

To keep reading, click here: California Passes Legislation that May Kill the Gig Economy. The post California Passes Legislation that May Kill the Gig Economy appeared first on Evil HR Lady. California’s Senate approved, with a 29 to 11 vote, to require companies like Uber and Lyft to treat all contractors like employees. According to the New York Times , the bill should sail through the Assembly, and Governor Gavin Newsom has already indicated that he will sign it.

Promoting the Freelance Economy

Workology

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.

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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Christine Lagarde Talked Tech and the Economy on Facebook Live

Workology

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 Trade Economy

Workology

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.

Navigating the Gig Economy: Tips for Independent Workers

The Undercover Recruiter

You’ve heard of the gig economy — a buzzword otherwise known as the sharing economy, on-demand workforce or independent workers. Navigating the Gig Economy: Tips for Independent Workers Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

Ep 125 – The Place For Gig Economy in Government

Workology

We’ve talked about the growth of the gig economy which according to CNN Money is expected to be 43% by […] Podcast co-employment gig economy PEAT people with disabilitiesWelcome to a new series on the Workology Podcast we are kicking off that focuses on the future of work. This series is in collaboration with the Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Learning the Difference Between Employees and Contractors in Today’s Gig Economy

Evil HR Lady

To keep reading, click here: Learning the Difference Between Employees and Contractors in Today’s Gig Economy. The post Learning the Difference Between Employees and Contractors in Today’s Gig Economy appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Gig workers made headlines recently with California passing new state laws that require companies to turn most contractors into employees.

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The Suit Economy at #HRTechConf

Workology

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.

Three Roadblocks in the Way of the Freelance Economy

Workology

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

Workology

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?

Elizabeth Warren Called Out the Gig Economy at the DNC

Workology

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

Understanding The Causes of Economy Slowdown in India

Imarticus Learning

The last time the Indian economy suffered a slowdown was in 2011. Right now, the focus is on the causes of why the Indian economy is treading towards a possible meltdown. And since consumption makes up about 60% of the Indian economy, effects are bound to be seen.

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5 Things to Consider About the Gig Economy

Workology

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.

Free Recruiting Model Changes Industry Fuels Economy

Workology

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.

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

Workology

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.

How Can Recruitment Businesses Profit from the Gig Economy?

The Undercover Recruiter

How Can Recruitment Businesses Profit from the Gig Economy? Recruiting candidate management Gig Economy Rachael Moss TempBuddyLong gone are the days when people would remain in a single job for most of their career. With recruitment agencies providing UK businesses 1.2 million temporary workers according to the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, temporary employment is an embedded work practice. And now modern workers have another way to secure short-term job and project.

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.

Free Recruiting Model Changes Industry Fuels Economy

Workology

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 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.

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

Will Employee Service Awards Disappear In the Gig Economy?

Workology

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

Economy Drives Happiness, Jobs, & Divorce

Workology

Like many we had been affected by the shitty economy and spent time at home instead of traveling across the world to faraway lands. As the economy begins to improve, we are making more lifestyle decisions, you know the fun stuff for ourselves.

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

Workology

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

Welcome to the Employee Engagement Economy

Workology

Disengaged employees cost the US economy $370 Billion annually. The concept of the Employee Engagement Economy is much like Gary Vaynerchuk’s concept in his book “ Thank You Economy.”

7 Tips for Trouncing the Job Competition in an Upbeat Economy

Ms. Career Girl

The good news is that the economy is robust. The post 7 Tips for Trouncing the Job Competition in an Upbeat Economy appeared first on Ms. Employers are in a hiring mode. The bad news is that the competition is fierce.

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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.

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.

Is the “Gig” Economy the Way of the Future?

Workology

The poor economy forced younger workers to take part-time jobs or to create their own jobs by doing project work. There has long been an economy of people doing odd-jobs, or piece work, or short-term gigs. The entire agricultural economy relies on that even today.

How A Blockchain can boost HR hiring in the Gig economy?

Imarticus Learning

The Gig Economy has been a boon for those who choose to be their own boss. The Gig economy puts the free forces of capitalism into an effective state, filing up the demand and supply gaps with independent workers. The post How A Blockchain can boost HR hiring in the Gig economy?

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How Blockchain Can Transform Our Economy and The Way We Do business In The Future?

Imarticus Learning

The Blockchain Economy. The evolution of the economy has been beyond bounds, from the ancient period of barter systems to money as a mainstream method of exchange provides a snippet of this drastic transformation.

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STEM Education for Girls Is Good for the Economy

Workology

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.

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.

How Will the “Gig” Economy Affect Company Safety?

Workology

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.

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.

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.

Securing the Right Job or Career Transition in the New Economy – part II

Career Alley

Relocation to a region, state, or country with a growing economy; or in need of a particular skilled labor force. Careers Guest Post Job Hunting Job Search Career advice Jobs New Economy“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs. Author Byline: D. Lawton. Author Website: [link]. Part II – Traditional Job Search Methods. Part II of a 4 part discussion on the job market.

Workforce Retention Strategies in a Zero Unemployment Economy

Workology

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.

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.

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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