The gig economy and social media are closely related. The two have grown side by side, and both have forever changed the way we work, live, and play. But has the internet brought us together or isolated us? It seems that despite being connected by a web of technology, we are segregated. Social media is siloed. Gig workers are on their own. Big Data knows more about us than we know about each other. Perhaps there’s a future of work in which technology can bring us back together?
In a recent article, we discussed the welcome resurgence of entrepreneurial businesses in the United States, the vital and prominent role they play in the economy, and how a light MSP/VMS program can provide them with the same advantages that large corporations enjoy. When we think of these organizations, however, we shouldn’t limit that consideration to clients alone. Staffing suppliers also represent a sector of privately held, entrepreneurial business owners who are growing – even if you[...]
Retaining top suppliers is as important as retaining top talent