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?
High Performing Business Cultures Embrace Diversity
Creating a thriving employment culture persists as a topic at the forefront of employment issues, and this year will be no exception. Part of the reason is diversity. More than 80 percent of organizations around the globe cite cultural fit as a primary employment priority. And yet, as noted industry pundit Dr. John Sullivan points out, diversity programs routinely fail to reach their recruiting goals: “I find that this failure is primary[...]