The Gig Economy, Implications for the Future of Work at ORMC 

“Gig economy” refers to a broad range of workers that are employed through short-term contracts or freelance work as opposed to long-term permanent jobs. Traditionally, the term “gig workers” referred to musicians, artists, drivers, writers, etc. 

The actual concept of using a contingent workforce has been around for many years, particularly in industries such as technology. In recent years, short-term contracts and freelance work has increased significantly. 

1 2 3 4
Click on the icon below to view Powerpoint Slides on The Gig Economy prepared by Dr. Chan Tuck Wai (Deputy Director). 

ORMC's Lifecycle of Talent Management 

The Metamorphosis of Talent & Structure 

The Metamorphosis of Talent & Structure