MBO In the News

Leading Platform Companies Commit to Principles on Good Platform Work

MBO Partners joins the World Economic Forum in The Charter of Principles for Good Platform Work, which outlines eight key areas to address in the platform economy.

The Rise of the Digital Nomad: What it’s Like to Work Remotely While Traveling the World

Using MBO Partners’ research brief, “Digital Nomads: Leading the Shift to Remote and Distributed Work,” this article interviews three digital nomads on their own experiences.

How Digital Nomads are Shaping the World of Work in 2020

Using data from MBO Partners’ Digital Nomad research brief, this article describes the rise of digital nomadism and how many industries are adapting to this lifestyle.

More Americans Try The Digital Nomad Lifestyle

Using data from MBO Partners’ research brief, “Digital Nomads: Leading the Shift to Remote and Distributed Work,” this article discusses the rising trend of the digital nomadism in America.

Why the Gig Economy is Popular: Americans Love a Side Hustle​

This article dives into the recent surge in the U.S. gig economy, quoting an interview MBO Partners Founder Gene Zaino gave CNBC on California’s new Assembly Bill 5.

5 Ways HR Professionals Can Optimize a Successful Independent Contractor Program

In this article, MBO Partners Founder Gene Zaino shares five tips HR teams can use to optimize their independent contractor program and become a client of choice.
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The Highest-Paying Freelance Jobs of 2020 Where You Can Earn $90,000 or More

Using data from MBO Partners’ 2019 State of Independence Report, this article lists the 25 highest-paying freelance jobs in 2020, ranging from contract law and data visualization analysts to digital marketing consultants.

IT Hiring will be Interim and Project-Based in 2020

Citing MBO Partners’ 2019 State of Independence research, this article details how savvy employers are shifting their IT talent strategies to include interim hires.
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California’s New Employment Law has Boomeranged and is Starting to Crush Freelancers

In an interview with CNBC, MBO Partners’ Founder and Executive Chairman, Gene Zaino, discusses the impact of California’s new AB 5 employment law. AB 5 goes into effect Jan. 1, 2020.

The New ‘Rich’ Breed of Gig Workers

Using MBO Partners’ research, this article describes a new breed of independent professionals that are revolutionizing the gig economy.