All tagged Gig Economy

The gig economy has arrived

The gig economy has arrived. More and more of today’s workforce are assuming temporary contracts or ‘gigs’, rather than permanent positions. The growth in digital work platforms and marketplaces has made it easier to buy and sell services across the globe, enabling organisations to contract project workers, freelancers and other independent workers for short-term engagements. But what does the trend towards the gig economy mean for Human Resources?