The Gig Economy Is Here to Stay — But Can Workers Survive in It?
Supply Chain Brain
JANUARY 2, 2018
Seen in that light, the gig economy is nothing new. Marion McGovern is author of Thriving in the Gig Economy: How to Capitalize and Compete in the New World of Work. While there’s nothing new about that, McGovern says the modern-day gig economy has become more accessible and in the public eye than in the past. Thirty years ago, when McGovern founded M Square Consulting as a source of independent consulting talent, “we had to educate people [about the option],” she says.