The New Contingent Workforce

By |2020-11-05T16:50:12+00:00August 31st, 2020|Blog, Vertex|

COVID-19 has drastically changed our social and physical environment, and inherently, the way we do business within it.  We have seen extremes in both reductions and increases in staff by business struggling to keep the doors open, and conversely to keep up with demand for “essential” products.  With an unprecedented level of uncertainty and need for the ability to scale, many businesses are pivoting to a contingent workforce as increases in staff are required.  There are several reasons why contingent counts are on the rise, but first let us look at how we define a “contingent worker.” What is a [...]