The Gig Economy

The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want
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Author(s): Diane Mulcahy
Original Publish Date: Nov 15, 2016
Product Number: EB00723722
Released: Apr 15, 2018
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780814437346
Publisher: AMACOM
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Description

Today, more than a third of Americans are working in the gig economy--mixing together short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments. For those who've figured out the formula, life has never been better! You, too, can learn how to embrace the independent and self-sufficient world of freelance!The Gig Economy is your guide to this uncertain but ultimately rewarding world. Packed with research, exercises, and anecdotes, this eye-opening book supplies strategies--ranging from the professional to the personal--to help you leverage your skills, knowledge, and network to create your own career trajectory--one immune to the impulsive whims of an employer looking only at today's bottom line. Learn how to:- Construct a life based on your priorities and vision of success- Cultivate connections without networking- Create your own security- Build flexibility into your financial life- Face your fears by reducing risk- And much more!Corporate jobs are not only unstable--they're increasingly scarce. It's time to take charge of your own career and lead the life you actually want. Start mapping out your place in the gig economy today!

All formats/editions

CD
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Author(s): Diane Mulcahy
Narrator(s): Marguerite Gavin
Product Number CA0520
Released: Jun 02, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501958311
eAudio
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Author(s): Diane Mulcahy
Narrator(s): Marguerite Gavin
Product Number Z13232
Released: Jun 08, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501958199

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