The rise of the freelancer: stats

By Ben Davis Freelancing. Early 19th century in origin, as two words, denoting a mercenary. In the US, gigging (freelancing) is a well-established phenomenon. An estimated 20–33% of the workforce consists of independent workers (Accenture). The top 10 ...

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Crime Fiction Collective: Sociability, Social Media and Social Contracts

By Michael W. Sherer For me, the rise of the Internet and social media has brought these questions to the forefront of my thoughts on an almost daily basis. Just as the … Source: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?q=http://crimefictioncollective.blogspot.com/2014/02/sociability-social-media-and-social.html&ct=ga&cd=&cad=CAI&usg=AFQjCNFcB-2HPiJQkD0uxVN0l-92gT_OEQ class="colorbox" title="Crime ...

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Marketing arts online: study shows what works

But a recent study benchmarking online marketing in New Zealand found … On Facebook, 113,483 ‘likes’ earned a broader audience of 31,422,741 … Source: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.artshub.com.au/news-article/feature/all-arts/marketing-arts-online-study-shows-what-works-198082&ct=ga&cd=&cad=CAI&usg=AFQjCNFO5PXIMxmCFe7ae53yWN1wwNvfCQ class="colorbox" title="Marketing arts online: study shows what works” >https://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.artshub.com.au/news-article/feature/all-arts/marketing-arts-online-study-shows-what-works-198082&ct=ga&cd=&cad=CAI&usg=AFQjCNFO5PXIMxmCFe7ae53yWN1wwNvfCQ     

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Social media scrutiny a struggle for Super Rugby stars

Jesse Ryder’s fall from grace is proving a timely reminder to Super Rugby teams about the increased scrutiny they’re under in today’s world of social … Source: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.3news.co.nz/Social-media-scrutiny-a-struggle-for-Super-Rugby-stars/tabid/415/articleID/331980/Default.aspx&ct=ga&cd=&cad=CAI&usg=AFQjCNFrVWQCw3eHa9wVdXtIAmcqwWxdsw class="colorbox" title="Social media scrutiny a struggle for Super Rugby ...

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Social media plays an increasing role in high school sports

Social media has been used for all manner of things in myriad fields: public relations, news gathering and reporting, organizational efforts, trash talk, … Source: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.gazette.net/article/20140212/SPORTS/140219846/1023/1023/social-media-plays-an-increasing-role-in-high-school-sports%26template%3Dgazette&ct=ga&cd=&cad=CAI&usg=AFQjCNFDXUkfPyFOvqdtS0Bb5h4O9jT47Q class="colorbox" title="Social media plays an increasing role in high school sports” ...

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