About the Future of Work

The nature of work—how it’s done and by whom—is changing. Independent talent is on the rise, especially at the high end where super-skilled executives and consultants dwell. Learn how to navigate the gig economy and thrive in the age of on-demand talent with help from this expert resource library.

  • Procurement and the Gig Economy: An Interview with George Post

    Procurement and the Gig Economy: An Interview with George Post

    Johnson & Johnson procurement head George Post talks about building the company's on-demand talent program, Specialists on Demand. Read or listen.

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  • Independent Contractor Certifications: New Partnership with General Assembly

    Independent Contractor Certifications: New Partnership with General Assembly

    BTG is partnering with General Assembly to bring training courses in disciplines from digital marketing to data science to our independent consultants.

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  • Types of Consulting Firms: Forked Roads and Parallel Paths [Part 2 of 3]

    Types of Consulting Firms: Forked Roads and Parallel Paths [Part 2 of 3]

    How do different types of consulting firms diverge from one another - and how do independent consultants differ from Big 3 and Big 4 firms?

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  • Independent Consultants vs. Big Firms: Forked Roads and Parallel Paths [Part 1 of 3]

    Independent Consultants vs. Big Firms: Forked Roads and Parallel Paths [Part 1 of 3]

    While thousands of associates have moved “up” in big consulting firms, hundreds of thousands more have moved “out” to become independent consultants. Why?

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    BTG Core Brochure

    Let's get your most important work done.

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  • Behind the Buzzword: Human Cloud

    Behind the Buzzword: Human Cloud

    These days, it seems like everything is moving to the cloud—even people. But what is the human cloud?

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  • Behind the Buzzword: Transformation

    Behind the Buzzword: Transformation

    The market is changing, and so is the process through which companies keep up. What is business transformation, and how is it evolving?

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  • Behind the Buzzword: The Gig Economy

    Behind the Buzzword: The Gig Economy

    The gig economy has disrupted everything from food delivery to vacation rentals. It's also changing the way that big companies get work done.

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  • Behind the Buzzword: Flash Organizations

    Behind the Buzzword: Flash Organizations

    Interest is growing in so-called flash organizations: teams that come together to tackle specific, complex problems, then disband.

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  • Last-mile training and the future of work in an expanding gig economy

    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.

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  • Solve Your Analytics Challenges with Freelance Data Scientists

    Solve Your Analytics Challenges with Freelance Data Scientists

    Struggling to articulate what you want or expect to achieve with your data? Freelance data scientists can support every phase of your analytics programs.

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  • Bloomberg Business Week: BTG's 2019 Skills Index

    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.

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  • Business Talent Group’s 2019 Skills Index Shows the Ten Most Requested Consulting Skills Across Industries in the High-End Gig Economy

    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.

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  • Skills Index 2019 - Business Talent Group

    Skills Index 2019 - Business Talent Group

    The BTG Skills Index ranks the most in-demand consulting skills, the top three by industry, and the fastest-growing. In 2019, project management holds at most requested, and marketing is on the rise.

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  • Gig economy myths: Getting buy-in from the skeptics

    Gig economy myths: Getting buy-in from the skeptics

    Trying to build the business case for hiring independent consultants? We unpack the most common misconceptions and myths about the high-end gig economy.

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  • Implementing AI: A Q&A with Teresa Escrig

    Implementing AI: A Q&A with Teresa Escrig

    Done right, AI can deliver significant business value. Done wrong, it undermines brands and destroy stakeholder trust. AI expert Teresa Escrig explains.

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  • How to Screen Independent Consultant Resumes

    How to Screen Independent Consultant Resumes

    Trying to find the best fit for your project? Check out our tips for screening independent consultant resumes.

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  • [PODCAST] The Six-Figure Freelancer

    [PODCAST] The Six-Figure Freelancer

    BTG CEO Jody Greenstone Miller sat down with the Gig Mindset podcast to discuss the rise of the six-figure freelancer in today's gig economy.

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  • Why I Work With Freelance Pharma Consultants: Pfizer’s Tim Hylan

    Why I Work With Freelance Pharma Consultants: Pfizer’s Tim Hylan

    Pfizer executive Tim Hylan speaks to us about why he works with freelance pharma consultants.

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  • Independent Contractor Compliance: How to Maximize Value and Manage Risk

    Independent Contractor Compliance: How to Maximize Value and Manage Risk

    If your company works with independent contractors—from developers and graphic designers to consultants and subject-matter experts—you probably know that it’s important to comply with certain...

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