Optimize your programs for the U.S.' 52 million freelance and self-employed workers

Topics: Graduate Education, Academic Affairs, Online Education, Online Strategies

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Lisa GeraciLisa Geraci, Senior Consultant

Freelance and self-employed workers now represent one-third of the U.S. workforce, a 400 percent growth since 2005.

In the last decade, advances in manufacturing technology, the advent of crowdfunding platforms, and the growth of websites like Etsy and Elance have removed the geographic and financial barriers to pursuing flexible freelance work.