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On Demand Industry News: Week of 9/21

Growth of on demand economy is transforming work and workplaces

Workplace Insight (press release) (registration) (blog)

The Intuit report links its findings to the growth of the sharing or on demandeconomy. It claims that around a fifth of UK employees generate up to …

Report calls for protecting rights of ‘on-demand‘ workers

Staffing Industry Analysts

NELP’s report argued many workers in the on-demand, or gig, economy as employees and not independent contractors as claimed by the firms.

On-Demand Workspace Startup Breather Wants to be Like Starbucks, Not Airbnb

Curbed National

While Breather and other sharing economy real estate startups frequently get compared to Airbnb, the comparison Smith aims for is Starbucks, which …
MSNBC Why it’s time for Uber to unionize

The on-demand economy is here – and workers’ rights are under attack. Just last week, a federal judge certified a worker class action against Uber, …

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