Herb Weiss: Freelance Economy Can Be Powerful Economic Engine

Herb Weiss: Freelance Economy Can Be Powerful Economic Engine
Reeder, who has been a public relations consultant for almost 28 years, notes that many sole proprietors active in Rhode Island are “baby boomers” aged 50 and over that are turning to freelance work full time because they were laid off from regular …
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This one policy could be the key to making the freelance economy work
There's a certain view of the future of the economy in Silicon Valley that envisions people working independently of companies. It's a freelancer model wherein people and their skills are portable. They move from company to company, plugging in their …
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Half of UK working population could be freelance by 2020
The assessment of the self-employed labour market suggests it is growing at a rate of 3.5 per cent each year, quicker than any other sector; so much so that half of all people in work will be operating in a freelance capacity should this growth …
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