Tuesday, December 12, 20178:30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast9:00 am Program Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan New York 30 East 33rd StreetNew York, NY
Please join NYSAE for an informative talk about the “Gig Economy” & why it matters to associations and our members. The #1 hiring problem for small business (& association members) is finding qualified talent. It’s a major deterrent to growth in many industry sectors yet the talent market is chock full of skilled workers who seek flexible work arrangements (‘gigs’) instead of traditional 9-5 W2 employment. It’s estimated there are already 44M freelance or gig workers in the US and that 55M or 40% of the US workforce will be freelancing by 2020. Businesses can benefit and better scale by leveraging more agile work arrangements and augmenting core teams with flexible workers for specialized, short-term or ongoing, part-time work. Information about and access to gig economy resources is an important area of thought leadership for associations. It's a significant workforce trend and both a critical strategic and tactical tool for association members to leverage. This talk is about how business can benefit from the gig economy and the role associations can play in leading the way. Session Take Aways:
Elizabeth Eiss Founder & CEO, Endocrine News
About the Speaker:Join Gig Economy expert, Elizabeth Eiss, for an interactive talk on Scaling your Business in the Gig Economy. A serial business leader, Elizabeth is an accomplished, well-rounded, entrepreneurial executive who has successfully led multi-billion dollar organizations in the insurance industry as well as start-up ventures in technology, alternative investments and staffing. She is passionate about small business and driving win/win solutions for buyers and sellers in today’s fluid talent market – also known as the freelance or ‘gig’ economy. She is the founder and CEO of ResultsResourcing®, designing and co-developing an online platform which helps small and mid-sized organizations access and utilize vetted freelance professionals.
As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 1 credit toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.
or call (212) 206-8230 Member Registration Fee: $45 ea. Non-member Registration Fee: $65 ea.
Cancellation policy: A 50% refund will be issued on written request received no later than 5:00 PM December 8th, 2017.
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