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Digital Nomadism Goes Mainstream

By MBO Partners | August 30, 2018

Forbes reports on MBO Partners’ latest State of Independence Research Brief about digital nomads, citing CEO Gene Zaino.

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The Agile Workforce

By MBO Partners | August 30, 2018

MBO Partners’ CEO, Gene Zaino, discusses the present and future of America’s independent workforce in an interview for the BIGcast.

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How To Use Direct Sourcing Technology to Find, Engage, and Re-Engage Top Independent Professionals

By MBO Partners | August 24, 2018

MBO Partners’ CEO Gene Zaino discusses how to use direct sourcing technology to find, engage, and re-engage top independent professionals in an op-ed for HR Technologist.

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49% Say Independent Contracting is Safer Than Full-Time Work, Survey Shows

By MBO Partners | August 24, 2018

MBO Partners’ State of Independence research is cited in a story that talks about how an increasing number of independent contractors feel that contract work is more secure than traditional…

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Gig economy workers need benefits. These companies are popping up to help

By MBO Partners | August 23, 2018

An article discussing the rise of businesses and nonprofits providing affordable worker benefits for independent professionals cites Gene Zaino, CEO of MBO Partners.

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Don’t Retire Start A Micro Business

By MBO Partners | August 16, 2018

MBO Partners’ State of Independence research is mentioned in a story discussing the importance of microbusinesses.

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What You Need To Know Before Making The Leap To Freelancing

By MBO Partners | July 26, 2018

Forbes cites MBO Partners’ State of Independence research in an article looking at what you need to know before making the leap to freelancing.

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Aligning People, Processes, and Technology for the New Future World of Work in the “Gig Economy”

By MBO Partners | July 26, 2018

Supply Chain 247 looks at the role of the gig economy in the new future of work, citing MBO Partners’ State of Independence Research.

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The U.S. government doesn’t know how big the gig economy is

By MBO Partners | July 24, 2018

A Recode article discussing the size and scope of the gig economy cites MBO Partners’ State of Independence research.

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Maybe the Gig Economy Never Was What It Used to Be

By MBO Partners | July 23, 2018

Bloomberg reports on the history of and common questions about the gig economy, citing MBO Partners’ State of Independence research.

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What is the gig economy, and how does it work?

By MBO Partners | July 20, 2018

New Hampshire Business Review provides an overview of the gig economy, citing MBO Partners’ State of Independence research.

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The Resilience Advantage

By MBO Partners | July 19, 2018

The pathway to success as an independent professional is not straight, flat, or smooth. It’s a twisting, uphill climb through terrain that is often difficult. Achieving sustainable success requires grit,…

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Adapt… or Else! Tap Into the Power of Learning Agility

By MBO Partners | July 19, 2018

Succeeding as an independent professional is difficult if you are focused on only doing certain things a certain way. Instead, running your own business is more like an ongoing process…

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Demand for temporary workers is high and only expected to increase

By MBO Partners | July 19, 2018

HR Dive discusses the increasing demand for temporary workers, citing MBO Partners’ State of Independence research.

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1 in 5 Independent Workers Have Customers Outside of the U.S.

By MBO Partners | July 19, 2018

Small Business Labs highlights the growth of independent workers who have customers outside of the U.S.—one of the key findings from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence research.

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Use of Online Talent Marketplace by Independent Workers Continues to Grow

By MBO Partners | July 17, 2018

Small Business Labs discusses the growth of online talent marketplaces, citing MBO Partners’ latest State of Independence research.

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Independent workforce continues to grow, generating $1.3T in revenue

By MBO Partners | July 16, 2018

HR Dive recaps key findings from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence Research.

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US Independent Workforce Rises 2.2% This Year to 41.8 Million: MBO Partners

By MBO Partners | July 12, 2018

Staffing Industry Analysts highlights key points from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence report.

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New Data: Six-Figure Freelancing Is On The Rise

By MBO Partners | July 12, 2018

Forbes reports on MBO Partners’ latest State of Independence findings, discussing how a growing number of independent workers are bringing in six-figure revenues.

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Infographic: The state of independent workers

By MBO Partners | July 12, 2018

BenefitsPRO reports on highlights from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence research and shares corresponding infographics.

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MBO Partners’ 8th Annual State of Independence Report: What’s In It For Contingent Workforce Managers?

By MBO Partners | July 11, 2018

Spend Matters recaps key takeaways from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence research.

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MBO Survey Shows Growing Reliance on Supplemental Independent Work

By MBO Partners | July 11, 2018

Gig Economy Data Hub summarizes top findings from MBO Partners’ 2018 State of Independence research.

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U.S. Independent Workforce Remains Strong, According to MBO Partner’s 8th Annual State of Independence in America Report

By MBO Partners | July 11, 2018

The independent workforce is strong, mature and evolving amidst the overall U.S. economy’s solid growth, according to MBO Partners, the nation’s largest provider of business services and tools to the…

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New Law Provides Tax Gift To Side Hustlers

By MBO Partners | July 9, 2018

An article discussing how a new break in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act applies to the self-employed cites Gene Zaino, CEO of MBO Partners.

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