The world is entering a new age of technological change that will transform the job landscape. So much so that thinkers are beginning to talk more and more about the need to create future “work” – rather than simply just talking about creating future “jobs”.
Future of Work – With increasing intensity, the digital age is driving this evolution, at an almost surreal pace. The key drivers of change:
Did you ever ask yourself the question, when will the internet finally get around to empowering the individual worker? When will you be truly able to Monetise your work online?
And I mean truly empowering them. This means affording people the opportunity to profit fairly from global markets, gaining real value for their their own individual skills, intellectual property and knowledge. In their own time and in a way that suits them.
Slowly but surely there is a wave of online platforms emerging that offer such access, while still in their infancy they are beginning to make waves. Slowing their emergence is the conservative approach taken by payment providers and incumbent marketplace operators. On the payment front, there is good news from companies such as #Stripe #Braintree and of course #PayPal.