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?
Here’s a brain teaser to kick off your Tuesday: What’s the difference between Big Data and an RFP in contingent workforce solutions? One is a source of business intelligence that streamlines decision-making processes for sales, marketing, vendor selection and program optimization. The other is a fat, unruly document that promises you won’t see the outside world until you’ve answered hundreds of questions. If staffing’s your game, RFPs are the price of admission. MSPs send them to prospective[...]