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MA – The Gig Economy

January 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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From Uber to the presidential debates, the gig economy has been dominating the headlines … and for good reason. Today, more than a third of Americans are working in the gig economy–mixing together short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments, often in addition to their full-time careers.

Join us for a conversation with Diane Mulcahy, author of The Gig Economy, The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want, to learn how to leverage the gig mentality and your skills, knowledge and network to create your career trajectory – whether looking for your next assignment inside your current company, or looking to make the jump to freelance work.

What will you learn?

  • Importance of having a “gig mentality” while working full-time
  • How to manage the risks of “gig work” while maximizing the rewards
  • Ways to thrive in this new landscape by cultivating multiple sources of income, skills, and a financial safety net
  • Secrets for how to finance time off between gigs – travel, volunteer, or pursue your passions
  • How to regain power over your calendar and control over you time
  • Ways to increase financial flexibility by reducing fixed costs and boosting income and savings

Who should attend?
Anyone who is interested in creating extra income through short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments. Whether you’re already working full-time, part-time or retired, there’s an opportunity for you in the new gig economy.

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DATE
January 25, 2018

TIME
12:00 – 12:30pm
Registration and Networking
12:30 – 2:00pm
Lunch and Program

LOCATION
Morgan Lewis, 1 Federal Street, Boston, MA

PRICING
TCI Member: $75
Non-Members: $100
All attendees will receiving a copy of Ms. Mulcahy’s book, The Gig Economy, The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Diane is an active an enthusiastic participant in the Gig Economy. In between full-time jobs and consulting gigs in private equity and venture capital, Diane has been a Visiting Fellow at Trinity College in Dublin, an Executive-in-Residence at Babson College, and an Eisenhower Fellow. She is currently an author, an Adjunct Lecturer at Babson College, and a Senior Fellow at the Kauffman Foundation.

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January 25, 2018 12:00 pm
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January 25, 2018 2:00 pm
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Morgan Lewis
1 Federal Street Boston, MA United States
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