The New Economy: From 9-to-5 to Freelancers

Campus: Brooklyn Campus

Subject: Sociology & History

Presentation title: The New Economy: From 9-to-5 to Freelancers

Faculty Members Name : Richard Greenwald

Faculty contact information: rgreenwald@sjcny.edu

Description of Presentation: This presentation will discuss the rise of contingent labor, not just day laborers, but the new creative class as well. Right now as many as 30% of all Americans work as consultants, freelancers or independent contractors. What does this means for society and our economy, our family structure etc?

Intended Audience: General

Hard/software needs: N/A

RELATED LINKS
UPCOMING EVENTS
"Last Chance Romance"
4/25 - 5/10: Long Island. A comedy in two acts.
Pathways to Success Internship and Job Fair
5/1: Long Island. Sponsored by the Office of Career Development.
Breakfast Reception for Graduate Students
5/3: Long Island. Take the time to invest in yourself and in your career.
ABOUT ST. JOSEPH'S
Get the Adobe Flash Player to see this video.