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Why This Entrepreneur Thinks Uber Drivers Should Be His Employees

ShiftPixy founder Scott Absher is certain a reckoning is coming for gig-economy platforms that hire contractors to pinch pennies.

Lydia Belanger

· 5 min read

Declaration of Independents: Thinking Beyond the Gig Economy

It might be time to stop calling it the 'gig economy.'

Matt Ehrlichman

· 6 min read

5 Ways Everyone Can Achieve More by Thinking Like an Entrepreneur

Being accountable and motivated is a good way to accomplish anything, including launching a business.

Miles Jennings

· 6 min read

Why the Government's Gig Economy Data Falls Short

A new Bureau of Labor Statistics study on freelancers misses the mark.

Micha Kaufman

· 5 min read

5 Ways to Effectively Engage the Gig Economy Professionals?

These professionals have specific skills and they can work at worksite or online as per the project requirements

Ajay Sharma

· 4 min read

Both Workplaces and Gig Economy Companies Are Killing People, This Stanford Professor Warns

'Dying for a Paycheck' author Jeffrey Pfeffer dispels the myths of gig work as a reprieve from the 9-to-5.

Lydia Belanger

· 10 min read

Policies That Help Gig Workers Improve Their Skills Will Help Small Businesses Grow

Business growth is slowed by the shortage of skilled workers, even as millions of workers are underemployed and looking for more opportunity.

Brent Messenger

· 5 min read

The Future Is Freelance: How to Optimize Independent Worker Output

By treating freelancers like human beings, companies can ensure they'll never be at a loss for top talent, even on the most challenging projects.

Michael Burdick

· 6 min read

7 Reasons Why the Gig Economy is a Net Positive

Flexibility and variety are just the tip of the iceberg.

Miles Jennings

· 6 min read

Tomorrow's Gig Economy Marketplaces Are Smarter, Larger and More Global

Here are three trends that will rock the future of the gig economy.

Patrick Llewellyn

· 6 min read

Don't Confuse Driving for Uber With the Freelancer Economy Powering America's Entrepreneurial Boom

The travails of workers employed by ride-hailing and delivery platforms are real but often mask the success of freelance workers in the knowledge economy.

Micha Kaufman

· 4 min read

Think the Gig Economy is of Interest Only to Small Tech Outfits? Big Companies Are Diving in, Too.

Three ways workplace rules must adapt to match the 21st century's evolving economic opportunities

Joe Rinzel

· 5 min read