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?
VMSA Live 2016 was an exciting and educational whirlwind of information. Not only did we thoroughly enjoy participating in the event, we took away a lot of valuable insights. For me, with my focus on the importance of relationships between MSPs and their staffing partners, Jim Coughlin’s discussion about the metrics that matter most to MSPs struck a chord. Jim is the creative director for VMS Accelerators. We in the industry know how critical measuring performance is to the success of a[...]