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Preparing students to be free-agent employees in today’s challenging economy

Freelancers. Contingency employees. Contract employees. Temporary workers. Free-agent employees. Those terms apply to an increasing percentage of the U.S. workforce and were terms used in a recent article in USA Today –“Freelance workers reshape companies and jobs.” According to researchers cited in the article, at least 10 percent of the current work force are cotingency workers. […]