A record 4.5 million people quit their jobs in March in the U.S. alone, and the ratio of unemployed people to job openings hit a record low.
While the “great resignation” will eventually run its course, the attitude changes engendered by the COVID-19 pandemic are likely permanent. One of those is the freedom for people to work whenever and for whomever they want.
Upwork reported that 59 million Americans - or 36% of the total workforce - freelanced in 2020, an increase of two million...
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