From Forbes — “According to a recent SAP and Oxford Economics report, 83% of executives say their companies are increasing their use of contingent workers. Intuit reported that by 2020 40% of American Workers will be freelancers. Another recent report from MBO Partners found that today there are approximately 30 million independent workers and that by 2019 this number will grow to 40 million. Clearly there is something going on here with millions of people in America and around the world shifting towards this new model of working.
To learn more about what’s going on with freelancers and independent workers I spoke with Gene Zaino, the founder and CEO of MBO Partners….”
- Contract Worker Alex Rich: They Are 30 Million Of You, By 2019, 40 Million (Source: MBO Partners) (lawandmore.typepad.com)
- MBO Partners’ Gene Zaino on the Rise of the Independent Worker (Part 2) (spendmatters.com)