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What’s Seasonal Hiring and Why Are Retailers Scaling Up?

With the holidays approaching, retailers prepare to grow their ranks in order to keep up with the influx of shoppers. Massive companies like Walmart and TJX hire in bulk for the holiday season but when the holidays are over, thousands of

Why Critics Are Wrong About the Gig Economy

Ask a group of 10 people what they think of the gig economy, and you’ll likely get 10 different answers. Some couldn’t live without the flexibility it offers, while others completely disagree with the very premise. Despite the fact that

3PL’s are Embracing the Gig Economy. Here’s Why.

In just a few years, companies like Uber and Airbnb have leveraged the benefits of the gig economy and paved the way for others to deliver quality on-demand services using similar models. But you don’t have to be valued at over

5 Famous Food & Drink Brands Dipping into the Gig Economy

Search for "gig economy” on Google, and you'll be greeted with a wide range of news articles and opinion pieces about its impact on society. Regardless of where you might stand on the topic, you may be surprised to learn

45 Eye-popping Stats About the Gig Economy

It’s no secret that employment in the gig economy is growing even faster than traditional payroll employment. With more than one third of the U.S. officially part of the freelance gig economy (and growing), people of all ages and ethnicities

The Gig Economy is Changing the Hospitality Industry

The economic climate is changing. You could say it’s attributed to the influx of millennials in the marketplace, but in reality people are spending more money on travel and restaurants than ever before, and they expect instant gratification. They get

Your Guide to the Gig Economy

If there's an iron law of business, it is that that the world never stands still. Technology is always changing, and with it comes new business practices, capabilities, and expectations. The most successful businesses are the ones that make the

4 Reasons to Travel and Still Get Paid

Have you ever had the urge to pack your bags and travel the country? For a lot of people, the answer is a resounding “yes!” However a majority of them never take the leap. The potential reasons for this are

Gig Economy & What It Means For On-Demand Workers

It’s crazy to think how the meaning of words can change over time. I’m no linguist, but off the top, I can name a few words where its associated meaning has changed. Technology ushered a new, more commonly associated meaning