gig economy

Proposition 22 Pass Gives Uber and Lyft New Gig Economy Model to Perpetuate

Featured - November 09, 2020

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Gig Economy : A Cost-Cutting Measure or Adding Value to the Workforce?

Employee Benefits - February 25, 2020

Is the gig economy a result of the tightening of economic opportunities and job slowdown or are more people opting for it because of the flexibility it offers and to achi...

California’s Assembly Bill 5 (AB-5) Threatens to Rain on the Gig Economy Parade

Featured - October 21, 2019

California’s Assembly Bill 5 (“AB-5”) that radically alters the definition of an “employee” so that companies can no longer misclassify would-be employees as in...

DOL Wants To Determine Size of The Gig Economy

Featured - October 22, 2016

Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced plans to bring back the Contingent Worker Supplement (CWS) to the upcoming Current Population Survey, in a...

Employee Engagement is the Secret Ingredient Behind the Phenomenal Success of Airbnb

Featured - March 31, 2016

‘Correlation Does Not Imply Causation’ It’s a fable as ancient as time. It also turns out to be everyone’s all time favorite aphorisms. The phrase also serves as ...

Independent Contractors May Have a Reason to Rejoice

Employee Benefits - March 30, 2016

Lorena Gonzalez, an assembly member from California State, has proposed a bill “The California 1099 Self-Organizing Act” for independent contractors, which confirms t...

Hiring Disruptive Talent Worth The Price?

Employee Benefits - November 13, 2015

It is indeed true that harnessing a strong willed individual, the one who challenges traditional thinking and finds innovative ways of performing can prove beneficial and...