The Gig Economy – An Evening with Diane Mulcahy

October 18, 2017 Boston $30.00 - $35.00 0
(Courtesy photo)
(Courtesy photo)

Today, more than a third of Americans are working in the gig economy, mixing together short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments. These workers span various industries and experiences. They have a wide array of career and life goals. And, these gigs are being obtained through mobile apps, websites and word-of-mouth.

Join us for an evening with Diane Mulcahy, author of “The Gig Economy: The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want.”

Discussion topics include:

• What is the gig economy? How did we get here?
• Who is participating in the gig economy?
• How to get into the gig economy
• The implications for career professionals

Cost:
$35 General admission fee

$30 admission fee for members of the following organizations:
• Career Counselors Consortium (CCC)
• National Résumé Writers’ Association (NRWA)
• Pro-Bono Coaches for the Institute for Career Transitions (ICT)
• One-Stop Career Center Staff

$10 College Student

All attendees will receive a FREE copy of “The Gig Economy: The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want” (autographed, if desired)

ABOUT DIANE MULCAHY

Diane is an active an enthusiastic participant in the gig economy. In between full-time jobs and consulting gigs in private equity and venture capital, Diane has been a visiting fellow at Trinity College in Dublin, an executive-in-residence at Babson College, and an Eisenhower Fellow. She is currently an author, an adjunct lecturer at Babson College, and a senior fellow at the Kauffman Foundation.

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Fact Sheet
When
Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Where
JVS Boston
75 Federal St
Boston, MA 02110
Price
$35.00 General Admission
$30.00 Members of the following associations: CCC, NRWA, ICT and One-Stop Career Center Staff

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