Select a current and/or highly debated topic from the list below. You should investigate both the pros and cons (OR different sides, implications) of the particular issue. As a team, try to come to a consensus/recommendation on the issue (good idea, bad idea, best way to accomplish this etc.) OR identify where this issue may go in the future (and why). In addition, make sure that you include ACTUAL examples of organizations/industries and highlight the COMPENSATION implications (as they relate to your topic).
Find RECENT articles or reports (published within the last 3-7 months) to gather information from and to build your argument. Use legitimate news/business news resources (e.g., Reuters, Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Forbes, CNN) or academic journals/papers (e.g. Harvard Business Review, Journal of Human Resources, Labor Economics) as sources. You can also use SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) resources.
Assignment: Write 2-3 paragraphs about the PROS of the gig economy/flexible workforce, be sure to use CREDIBLE Sources for your argument. After you write your paragraphs, type a presentation outline of your summary of the pros for a 2 slide powerpoint presentation .You don’t have to put it in a powerpoint, just type the info and I will translate it to the powerpoint.
TOPIC: Flexible workforce/”Gig economy”