MATR Sponsor:


MATR Supporters:

The Telecommuting and Gig Workforce in Montana News


Is Working Remotely Bad for Your Health?:


Imagine rolling out of bed in the morning and, rather than racing to get out the door and into morning traffic, you could go for a run or make yourself breakfast. It's the kind of daydream every chained-to-his-desk ...


Billings' gig economy grows by one more service: grocery shopping:


The gig economy is in full swing in Billings. Magic City residents can rent out their homes to vacationers using Airbnb, taxi people around town as Lyft and Uber drivers and deliver restaurant meals ...


Are you a teleworker in Montana? We'd like to hear from you. :


We are seeking your input to help grow our local economies and share stories and testimonies from residents who telework (or similar) from their home or a remote Montana location. If you would ...


Why idyllic rural towns around the world are paying people to move there :


The world is opening up to remote working. More and more businesses are realising that employees don't need babysitting every minute of every day and can in fact be more productive working ...


The US government is seriously underestimating how much Americans rely on gig work:




'Gig economy' increasingly concentrated among older workers:


The share of Americans who may be classified as part of the "gig economy" has shrunk since 2005, according to a government report that also showed such jobs are increasingly concentrated among older workers ...


Are you a telecommuter with a home office? You just lost a tax break.:


His accountant recently broke the bad news that the tax overhaul passed in late 2017 took away one remote employees' right by Elisabeth Leamy https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/home/are-you-a-telecommuter-with-a-home-office-you-just-lost-a-tax-break/2018/05/28/7d92b1b4-5eb9-11e8-b2b8-08a538d9dbd6_story.html?utm_term=.3b4563263cc6 *** Are ...


California ruling will cause 'seismic shift' in gig economy:


A California Supreme Court ruling will limit businesses from designating workers as independent contractors who are not able to attain certain benefits and employment protections. The ruling will ...


Entrepreneurs Can Capitalize On The New Gig Economy:


The era of stable lifetime jobs for business professionals within a single company are gone. Companies are rightsized quickly now as markets change rapidly, and business professionals are quick to jump ...


Gig workers: You're probably making less than you think:




Healthcare, freelanced: Where will gig economy workers get coverage?:




EPP 164: How To Earn Much More As An Affiliate Marketer With Jesse Lakes:




Blockchain jobs platform gives freelancers paid time off and pensions:




How The Gig Economy Is Fueling A New Type Of Entrepreneur:


It's official: the gig economy is taking over work as we know it. More than a third of the workforce -- 55 million Americans -- are currently working as freelancers. This is the highest number of people ...


Here are the 20 most in-demand skills for freelance workers:




Now hiring, for a one-day job: the gig economy hits retail:


Aaron Stallings, who used to work as a bill collector for Capital One, says he's no longer interested in having a full-time job. Instead, for the past year, he has cobbled together work -- 50, sometimes ...


6 Ways Telecommuting Has Permanently Changed Work Life:


You balance work with taking care of the baby. You have coworkers you'll never meet. Welcome to the global workforce. By John Boitnott https://www.inc.com/john-boitnott/6-ways-telecommuting-has-permanently-changed-work-life.html?cid=search Are ...


Gig workers could gain employee status with California Supreme Court ruling:


Companies that want to classify their workers as contractors and avoid paying them wages and benefits that state law requires for employees must prove the workers are running their own businesses, the ...


The Pros and Cons of Telecommuting to a Government Gig:



View ALL The Telecommuting and Gig Workforce in Montana news



Reprinted under the Fair Use doctrine of international copyright law. Full copyright retained by the original publication. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, this material is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.


E-mail this page to a friend!