X Marks The Spot: Gigonomics
While the model of long-term employment and job stability is collapsing, the barriers to entry in starting your own business have never been lower.
Welcome to Gigonomics—the gig economy.
Whether you are ready to jump into freelancing or entrepreneurship, or you have found yourself unemployed and anxious about what’s next, Slash Podcast is for you.
Join us each week as we explore the current tectonic shifts in the trends, technology, and mindset of work.
Nanci Murdock is an online entrepreneur with a background in finance who “gigs” as a web developer, financial blogger, and investment coach. She is the former Head of Marketing for BCA Research, the world’s largest provider of independent investment research. Most recently she is making an attempt to disrupt the investment and financial literacy industry through her online course, Zero to Portfolio, An Investing MasterClass. Slash Podcast is her first foray into broadcast media. Visit her at http://themoneycoach.com or email her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Julian Haber is a photographer/writer/dad/family cook/poker player/occasionally lucky fisherman/home brewer/blogger/newbie podcaster. He likes to socialize, travel, take pictures, read, make and drink beer, and play in a digital world.
The author of the soon to be released book, Gigonomics: How to Thrive as A Freelancer in the Gig Economy, and a professional photographer based in Montreal (www.julianhaber.com), he’s launched Slashpodcast.com with co-host Nanci Murdock because they both love thinking, talking and playing with digital tools to help themselves and inspire others to become successful at running their own independent freelancer businesses.