Think working from home translates to slacking off? Think again. Here are the statistics that show remote workers are actually more productive.
FUTURE OF WORK
The stats are in: our remote work study, created in conjunction with Remote Year, examines the lives of remote workers to discover what motivates them, what challenges them, and what kind of lifestyles they are leading. We also analyzed what they earn – and (surprise, surprise): there is still a remote work gender pay gap. But ...
There’s a shift happening in the global workforce. As people demand more from their careers, they also recognize that work should fit into their lifestyle – not the other way around. They shouldn’t have to be in the same room as their boss to get things done… or in the same city for that matter. ...
Hotshot VC Mary Meeker gave her annual in-depth presentation about the digital landscape last Wednesday. Here’s what it means for freelancers and the world of work. Haven’t heard of Mary Meeker? She’s basically to the venture capitalist world what Sybill Trelawney is to divination (yes, I just likened a world-renowned securities analyst to a fictional ...
As the gig economy grows, the various labels for independent workers proliferate. Here’s a list of seven common monikers.
More and more organizations are making the move to fully-remote workforces—we spoke with a few of them to learn why.
More and more parents are taking advantage of freelancing as a way to juggle their busy lives. Here's why.
Over 40% of the U.S. workforce has some side gig. Here's how big business is utilizing and supporting the gig economy.
The gig economy is a great alternative to a traditional job, providing a wealth of benefits and flexibility. We discuss just how this freelance economy affects the gender pay gap and the reality it poses for most women.