Future Skills Centre Podcast
Gig Economy and Independent Workers
The nature of jobs is changing, with the growth of the gig economy and more work and in all fields being tasked to contract workers, freelancers, and the self-employed. These independent workers lack the social support net that full-time employees benefit from. What are some ways to bridge the “support gap” and ensure that people don’t fall between the cracks in these precarious job markets?
Armine Yalnizyan—October 26, 2020
Focus Area—Education & Skills