The Growing Gig Economy In Kenya

I recently was on holiday in Kenya.  Given my interest in the #GigEconomy, it was hard not to notice the huge billboards advertising for Uber drivers once we arrived in Nairobi. So I decided to explore what was happening in the gig world in this part of Eastern...

#CoolGigCompanies – A German Spin on the Gig Economy

Management consulting is often a great training ground for entrepreneurs.  That was certainly the case for Jan Schaechtele and Christoph Hardt, two former McKinsey consultants who were somewhat frustrated with the traditional corporate model of consulting delivered by...

More Interviews about Thriving in the Gig Economy

It has been a busy week of interviews about my new book.  Here is a partial list: 7/12 –  Technomics, KGO,  Host Jason  Middleton; he half hour show will air in the second week of August 7/19 School for Start-ups Radio, Host Jim Beach; will air Tuesday July 25...

The End of my Most Inspiring Gig

After nine years, I have stepped down from the Board of ReSurge International.  ReSurge International sends reconstructive rurgeons to help the poor around the world and at the same time, trains the next generation of reconstructive surgeons in the developing world....

Thriving in the Gig Economy Schedule of Interviews

Download the PDF Here DATE:TIME                             MEDIA:                                                 COMMENTS: 1.  7/10 1:00 am KHTS-AM/Santa Clarita CA 20 min taped w/Coaches’ Corner, AM Talk Radio 2.  7/11 9:00 am KCEP-FM/Las Vegas NV 30 min live...

Nancy Reagan’s Words for the Gig Economy

Baby Boomers will immediately get the reference, but in deference to those not born until after 1988, please permit me a bit of an introduction.  Nancy Reagan was of course, the wife of Ronald Reagan and the First Lady of the US from 1980—1988.  She was known for her...

Another Year of Gig Economy Data

MBO Partners recently released its 7th Annual State of Independence in America study.  This report looks at the world of independent workers, including self-employed workers, part-time independents, freelancers, contractors or temporary workers and seeks to understand...

Progress Toward Gig Economy Benefits

With all of the drama in Washington these days, you can miss the substantive work that may be happening.  With very little fanfare, corresponding bills in both the Senate and the House were developed by Senator Mark Warner (D – VA) and Congresswoman Suzan...

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