A growing number of Americans, especially Millennials, say they intend to become their own boss with the goal of flexible hours to make sure they don't miss their kids' ball games and ballet performances.
More young people are being employed casually. If this continues long-term, society has a problem This year the ACTU aims to fight on a number of hot button issues in its “Change the Rules” campaign. the
Flexibility, freedom, uncertainty, insecurity. These are the words contract workers use to describe their jobs. These impermanent jobs are now built into the fabric of America's working life. They have
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Making mistakes is part of starting a business. Don't make the mistake of believing these myths. We officially live in a new age of employment. Companies like Uber and Lyft, Rover and AirBnB have given
In a crowded market for recruiting software, Google has helped play hitmaker as strong search results and ads helping differentiate among a field including a host of startups and legacy players. Now Google’s
Topics discussed in this docu-series are helping transform recruiters' value to their organizations. What comes to mind after reading these words? "Honest," "Awesome," Smart," and "Punchy"... Was it HR?
Have you ever looked for a job? Of course you have. It’s a daunting process, and one which Google hopes to make easier than ever. The Bureau of Labor Statistics show that 20-24% of Americans change jobs
It's hard to argue against automation when statistics are clearly illustrating its potential. The latest evidence comes out of a Chinese factory in Dongguan City. The factory recently replaced 90 percent
Though we’ve always assumed certain crafts will forever remain immune to automation, it seems nowadays nobody is safe from the looming artificial intelligence invasion. While a few years back the prospect
Welcome to the new world order. After years of liberalization, globalization is in retreat. Populist political victories and backroom deals to strongarm encourage firms to keep manufacturing jobs at home
Growing or shrinking? Changing the way we work? Experts weigh in on how freelance, gigging, and contract work will change this year. The gig economy has been on the rise for several years, and many reports
Most of the attention around automation focuses on how factory robots and self-driving cars may fundamentally change our workforce, potentially eliminating millions of jobs. But AI that can handle knowledge-based,
How long will it be before you lose your job to a robot? There are many accounts of the genesis of Watson. The most popular, which is not necessarily the most accurate—and this is the sort of problem Watson