Most Americans Will Be Gig Workers by 2025, Says Study By the year 2025, most workers (70%) and employers (68%) agree a majority of the workforce will be employed as Gig Workers (contractors, consultants, temporary or freelancers). This is according to a study released today by Randstad US (one of the largest HR services and staffing companies in the United States). The Workplace 2025 report peered into the minds and …Read More
Did you say casual Monday? The Chicago-based accounting firm of Baker Tilly Virchow has launched a pilot program allowing its professionals to wear jeans any day of the week they deem it appropriate. No longer will denim be confined to Casual Friday, a fairly common practice in the profession. Such a practice is fairly unusual in the buttoned-down profession. “If Baker Tilly is jeans every day, they’re probably leading the …Read More
New Approaches to Online Accounting Education (CPA Journal) – There have been increasing calls for accountability and evidence documenting the value of a college education. Two forces in particular—the rise in online education and financial pressures for state-funded colleges—have resulted in an increase in the number of courses (including business and accounting) offered online. To assess the quality of those online students…read article.
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Science, technology, engineering and mathematics majors are among the hottest for career-seeking college students. Biomedical Engineering, Biometrics, Forensic Science, Computer Game Design, Cybersecurity, Data Science, Petroleum Engineering, Public Health, Robotics and Sustainability lead the way. Click here for full article.