March 25, 2023

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Employment: The Balance of Uncertainty in Times of Economic Turbulence

Alex Christian-BBC Future

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In the event of a downturn, many permanent workers may lose their jobs. But people in insecure jobs often don’t have that luxury.

Ryan Parker, 30, is hired by marketing agencies to provide services to brands on a contract basis.

At the peak of the pandemic, industrial demand soared. “The power went to the independents,” he explains. “Like other industries, marketing experienced a great resignation: people realized what they were worth and what they wanted.