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Upwork files for IPO

By |September 12th, 2018|

Last week, online staffing provider Upwork, the largest B2B human cloud firm, filed for an initial public offering with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Crowdsourcing firm CEO faces criminal indictment

By |August 29th, 2018|

The CEO of crowdsourcing firm Springleap, a so-called “TaskRabbit for research,” faces up to 15 years in prison if found guilty of felony larceny charges for misleading investors.
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Benchmarks: Business-related staffing platforms not of interest to many temps

By |April 25th, 2018|

Business-related human cloud staffing platforms, such as Upwork.com, Guru.com or Freelancer.com, have plenty of room to grow in worker acceptance and familiarity.
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More firms looking to add SOW; other hot topics at CWS Summit Europe

By |April 18th, 2018|

Growing interest in managing statement-of-work consulting is among the topics on the agenda for next week’s CWS Summit Europe in London.
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IC roundup: LA port driver saga, NLRB stance; strip club loses

By |April 18th, 2018|

Among recent IC developments: A California bill would punish retailers that continue to do business with trucking companies sanctioned for IC misclassification of drivers. The NLRB extends its public comment deadline for input on its stance on IC classification.
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ADP buy a good sign for the industry

By |January 24th, 2018|

WorkMarket acquisition by ADP is indicative of investors’ bullish outlook on the growth of nontraditional employment.
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Start 2018 right: Resources to achieve program success

By |January 3rd, 2018|

Start the new year out right with the latest resources from SIA, guaranteed to make you and your program smarter as you begin 2018.
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Still relevant: Job boards not dead yet

By |November 1st, 2017|

Rumors of their demise have been greatly exaggerated. A tight labor market leaves sensation the innovative and evolving sector poised for a solid future as a valued part of the talent supply chain.
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Optimize your talent supply chain

By |October 11th, 2017|

By exploring some available options — talent pools, FMS, in-house models, that help make the human cloud more collaborative.
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Legal updates

By |February 1st, 2017|

Decisions in joint employment cases; Uber gets arbitration in IC case; Illinois temp equal pay bill proposed.