Posts by Greetje (Gretta) Corporaal

Greetje (Gretta) F. Corporaal, postdoctoral researcher, iLabour project at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford.

Organising with on-demand freelancers in the platform economy: Part Two

Adopting online freelancing platforms as part of your business model presents organisations with challenges that require novel solutions Digital technologies have enabled the rise of online labour platforms that transform contemporary organisations and the way work gets done.  In Part One of this blog, I introduced a typology of online labour platforms and described the motivations of organisations to work … Continue reading

25 April 2017 by Greetje (Gretta) Corporaal
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Organizing with on-demand freelancers in the platform economy: Part One

To understand the future of work we need to explore the diversity of platforms and how they are used in the modern economy In the platform economy, digital technologies enable a wide range of interactions.  You’re probably familiar with sharing economy platforms such as Uber and Airbnb.  But probably lesser known are the transformative effects that online labour platforms have … Continue reading

18 April 2017 by Greetje (Gretta) Corporaal
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