Archive for February 2019

How to Become a ‘Digital Nomad’

A story in The New York Times about the rise of of digital nomads—extended travelers who work remotely with the help of digital tools like a laptop or smartphone—cites research from MBO Partners.

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Independent Contractor Misclassification and Compliance News: February, 2019

As the independent workforce continues to grow, so do the issues of worker compliance and misclassification. It is important for enterprises to remain informed about the latest laws, regulations, and developments surrounding these topics. Each month, we’ll bring you the latest news stories from around the web. 1. National Labor Relations Board Returns to Old…

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SIA CWS Summit

September 9-10, 2019 San Diego, California MBO will be highly involved in the annual CWS Summit, the largest peer-to-peer networking event for contingent workforce professionals. This event features case studies and real-world solutions for the evolving challenges in managing today’s workforce solutions program. Whether your program is new and in search of tools to get…

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The Weekly Independent: February 25, 2019

Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Spend Matters explores the perils of rogue spend in contingent workforce management. Three trends changing the way we work. Congratulations to our CEO, Gene…

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Three Trends Changing the Way We Work

Emerging technologies, changing worker preferences, a strong economy, and a tight job market have converged to shape the current workforce landscape. Here are three trends disrupting the way we work.

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SIA Collaboration in the Gig Economy

September 11-12, 2019 San Diego, California Join MBO at the convergence of talent and technology at SIA’s Collaboration in the Gig Economy event. Work is no longer defined as direct hire or contingent and all iterations of how, when and where people choose to work require new ways of managing talent programs. Problem-solve alongside all…

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The Weekly Independent: February 18, 2019

Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. Three important components of independent contractor compliance to minimize the risk of misclassification. Effective use of contingent and freelance workers is something HR professionals need…

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