3 Ways The Freelance Economy Could Impact Businesses In 2020 | The Gig Economy Roundup
By Julia Ryder
December 2, 2019
Three Ways The Freelance Economy Could Impact Businesses In 2020 – Forbes
Businesses that continue to rely on traditional employment arrangements may be losing out on top talent. According to the 2019 Freelancing in America report, 64% of survey respondents say that “professionals who are the top in their industry are increasingly choosing to work independently.”
The list from Upwork, a job hiring platform for freelancers and employers, is heavy on digital skills — though it’s not all about computers. Employers are looking for freelancers with writing skills and people skills too, the list shows.
A Brilliant New Focus For The Freelance Revolution: Age Tech – Forbes
Age-Tech spending is poised to grow fast. Older people are the fastest growing demographic group; digitization is growing across all sectors and digitization in aging is converging towards the global average.