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HR leaders are increasingly turning to the "human cloud" to find talent with the right skills and experience. In this piece, Human Resources Director reflects on Business Talent Group's
Study: Project Management is Top Gig Worker Skill in 2020
Business Talent Group's 2020 High-End Independent Talent Report names project management the most in-demand skill in the on-demand market. HR Dive takes note of this
On-Demand Talent Brings Niche Skills to the Table
Business Talent Group (BTG) Co-CEO Amelia Warren Tyagi joined other thought leaders in the high-end gig economy space at Topcoder's 2019 Innovation Summit.
Gig Economy Trends: BTG on LinkedIn's Working Together
Why has the demand for elite gig workers been growing, and how should companies think about skills and adapt to the changing nature of work? BTG Co-founder and Co-CEO Jody Greenstone Miller
Total Talent: Getting From Promise to Reality
The independent workforce is a robust source of cutting-edge skills and hard-to-find talent. To fully reap the benefits of the gig economy, however, companies must do more than just hire freelancers.
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SIA 2019 Global Power 150 — Women In Staffing
SIA released its 2019 Global Power 150 — Women in Staffing list, and Business Talent Group is proud to announce that our co-founders and co-CEOs, Jody Greenstone Miller and Amelia Warren Tyagi, have
HR Joins The Freelance Revolution
Human Resources is a large and growing function sought after in the independent talent market. Increasingly, companies are turning to freelancers when they need support for HR planning, policy, and
The Best Digital Talent Marketplaces Are Educators
Continued education and upskilling are important assets for career advancement for full-time and independent workers alike. This Forbes piece explores educational opportunities for freelancers and how
Skilled Workers Are Driving Freelancer Growth, Pay
HRDive looks at growth and pay increases in the independent labor market in this piece citing BTG's 2019 Skills Index.
Executive Roundtable: The CEO View on Strategic Workforce Planning
SHRM People + Strategy Journal sits down with BTG Co-CEO Jody Miller to discuss the role of HR, CEOs, and the gauges of effectiveness when it comes to winning at Strategic Workforce Planning.
General Assembly and Business Talent Group to Power 21st Century Workforce by Marrying Cutting-Edge Skills with On-Demand Talent
General Assembly and Business Talent Group are working together to meet client and talent needs by marrying world-class training and credentialing with on-demand access to top independent talent.
Bloomberg Business Week: BTG, General Assembly Partner in Education and Labor
Jody Miller, CEO at Business Talent Group, and Jake Schwartz, CEO at General Assembly, talk about their partnership to merge cutting-edge skills education with on-demand talent needs.
Last-mile training and the future of work in an expanding gig economy
TechCrunch explores how gig economy platforms are embracing last-mile training to take talent to the next level in the on-demand marketplace.
Bloomberg Business Week: BTG's 2019 Skills Index
Jody Greenstone Miller discusses key takeaways from Business Talent Group's 2019 Skills Index on Bloomberg Business Week.
Business Talent Group’s 2019 Skills Index Shows the Ten Most Requested Consulting Skills Across Industries in the High-End Gig Economy
Project Management most in-demand and Marketing Communications fastest-growing skill reflecting the new way top companies get work done.
Hire the Manager, Access the Skills
Employers often ponder whether to hire for the specific skills they need in the moment or to look for well-rounded candidates who have the potential to learn those skills down the line.
Gig Mindset Podcast: The Six-Figure Freelancer
BTG CEO Jody Greenstone Miller sat down with Gig Mindset to discuss how companies can better tap into high-level independent executives and why there are more six-figure freelancers today.
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