FlexJobs: Where We Were and Where We’re Going
Ms. Career Girl
JANUARY 22, 2017
People like working parents, retirees, millennials, entrepreneurs, caregivers, digital nomads, people with disabilities, military spouses, students, environmentalists, and more. 7 percent freelanced. 34 percent freelance. The Gig Economy. The Gig Economy: Over the last decade, the number of people doing freelance and contract work has risen by almost 10 million people, as reported by the New York Times.