The internet has been on FIRE about Bitcoin lately. For many, it’s a mysterious subject: a sort of invisible currency, floating around in the ether and whispering promises of lucrative investment opportunities. To others, it’s an old one – Bitcoin has actually been around for almost a decade. So why is it suddenly flooding social media timelines and news feeds across the web? The answer is more fascinating than you might think.
Structural changes are occurring in the way newer workers want to be, or expect to be, recruited. As we’ve detailed in past articles, online staffing platforms are poised to become formidable and influential forces in the talent wars of the future. Online staffing solutions allow freelancers and self-employed service providers to sell their services directly to businesses or consumers, in a system that encourages open dialog, socialization, community and collaboration.