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And our final segment unclear accelerator Tuesday is the life of a free -- and you always -- an option for a lot of people searching for work out there.
Our next guest Nancy conglomerate career -- speaker and and -- there.
Joining us now I can't think.
According -- -- freelancing is that a good idea and now in this tough job market.
We're seeing it happen or Lauren predictions are by -- funny.
Close to half.
The American workforce is going to be working.
As some sort of independent working arrangement -- anomaly is that it is that a good idea -- -- -- something people are really gonna have to get onboard -- It's inevitable.
Yes apple and why is it because there's no other options or is it because people particularly millennial like civility.
Yeah well I think if -- A combination of the both and I think it's just a reflection of the -- We are working in different link to that is what we're seeing a lot more of -- companies are hiring people to use the core part of their business.
And they're outsourcing the rest of the work so.
If -- somebody who does that give graphic design into the programming translations.
It may not -- the core part of the business but this is this.
Don't leave your surface but it.
So it's just it's a change in the way that we're working in the.
Yeah you know looking at the independent workforce this year.
There's nearly eighteen million independent workers that's a pretty big number.
Your head wondering when amber -- -- -- yet nearly one point two trillion dollars in total income is generated by.
Those seventeen point seven million workers how how big -- -- -- -- grown -- Well again you know predictions -- -- 28 when temperatures but he'll be right around the corner seven and I think -- that is close to happen about.
Are going to be working in some sort of independent working arrangement that's now -- back.
Dad and convenient you know your freelance thing you've got your -- small business.
And as you mentioned a lot of people who are doing this -- are creating work for other people you know I work from home I've got my own business.
I -- people to help you with different aspects of my business.
It's so again it's it's it's different models.
But it is absolutely the wave of the future what do you thought.
Sunny Affordable Care Act as a health care exchange is open for business today that -- government has closed down is this a good thing in your opinion and for that type of people that you typically give her advice to -- Yeah I I think it's going to prove to actually be very good thing what it means it's bad for the first time in history.
Our health care is no longer bundled with his appointment.
And so what it means that -- lot of people now are going to be able who thought about starting her but since then.
Or have thought about going on there and -- now would not have the problem of being locked into their jobs because of the pre existing condition.
-- so clearly it's you know it's not perfect fit that as we're names.
But I think it's going to open up some very interesting.
What do you say people who say I would rather have a steady paycheck.
Know that I'm getting paid by that one employer that employers pretty.
Dependable they're not gonna go bankrupt any time stand on the pretty ease those people's concerns you might say something like.
Yeah and I you know Lauren I guess that I understand because the fact of the matter is is that there are a lot of benefits.
To being a pretty weren't there but it is also I strap yeah -- yeah -- paycheck gonna come from.
And so what I would think the people is the I understand that -- How hurt you know it's helpful to refrain you're thinking around this issue and think about it more from the standpoint of now instead of having one employer and being dependent upon than employer.
You're going to have multiple -- -- -- so if something happens without one employer right you've got other options.
-- you know -- pensions are basically nonexistent.
So many people don't have their -- on one basket he stayed Nancy that was great.
We're gonna put your website my lifestyle career dot com on the screen so everybody can see it was great to meet -- -- speed channel declined again we do this every Tuesday.
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