Monthly Archives: December 2012

Top Technology Predictions (that affect us all) for 2013

  Here they are: My predictions for 2013 If you’ve been keeping up with the blog, you know I am not opposed to expressing my opinion. My opinion is usually based on early signs that something is going right or … Continue reading

Posted in 1099 contractors, 2013 predictions, Apple, BestBuy, blackberry, Circuit City, contingent workers, job boards, Josh Kaplan, Monster, Surface, Talascend, Windows Phone, X-Box | 2 Comments

The Myth About Contingent Employee Engagement

  A new survey says contingent workers are engaged with hiring companies. Despite a small sample, it may have merit. Last week we talked about worker loyalty and engagement when it comes to employers. Hours later, I received my daily … Continue reading

Posted in 1099 contractors, contingent workers, contract worker myths, employee engagement, employee loyalty, hiring companies, IT staffing, Josh Kaplan, Talascend IT | Comments Off

Has Social Media Changed Our Sense of Loyalty to Employers?

Over two-thirds of workers feel unhappy or disengaged at work.I have a theory that the Internet and social media age have, in part, changed the employment landscape dramatically since about 1995. I’ve touched on the idea briefly in an earlier … Continue reading

Posted in Elaine Pofeldt, employee disengagement, employee loyalty, Forbes, Josh Kaplan, Paul Herr, Primal Management, successful CEO, Talascend IT, workplace happiness | Comments Off