Businesses in nearly every industry have come to rely on contingent talent as specialists and flexible experts rather than temps who fill vacant seats during absences, seasonal demands or personnel transitions. With increasing frequency, we’re integrating these skilled contractors into our primary workforces. Yet, we still haven’t integrated them into our internal knowledge systems. And that’s a missed opportunity to tap into their intelligence and ideas, especially as the sharing economy’s[...]
VMSA Live 2016 has wrapped up, and I’m pleased to report that it was an amazing success. Not only was I honored to speak at this thought-provoking gathering, I was thrilled to collaborate and share ideas with everyone who attended. Together, we truly came together to shape the direction and future of our industry. Heading back to the airport, my mind was still energized by the unique perspectives, imaginative solutions and bold visions that fueled the conference. And despite the multitude of important topics that VMSA Live brought to light, the prevailing theme was innovation.