The Workplace Reimagined With Freelance Management Software

By: Brittany Corners | Published: July 12, 2015

Today’s workforce is no longer constrained by the cubicle. Technology has obliterated the meeting room walls that once enclosed us and has paved a commute that extends no further than a few steps. More specifically, the “talent-as-a-service” (TaaS) personnel model has redefined the workplace, transforming the way employers and the labor force interact, work and succeed. By […]

Podcast Interview: Matt Ridings Joins CrowdSource as Head of Market Innovation

By: Brittany Corners | Published: June 17, 2015

Matt Ridings, Former CEO of SideraWorks, a management consultancy acquired by CrowdSource, joins the podcast channel to discuss his new role as Head of Market Innovation for CrowdSource. For the last 10 years, Ridings, an entrepreneur, business strategist, and speaker, has been primarily focused on developing innovative cultures, change management initiatives, and specialized market research. […]

Randy Rayess, VenturePact Co-Founder, on Managing a Virtual Workforce

By: Brittany Corners | Published: June 13, 2015

Virtual workforce expert and co-founder of VenturePact, Randy Rayess, shares his thoughts with CrowdSource regarding the challenges and benefits of managing a remote staff. Rayess chats with Nicki Powers about how his business was founded, the importance of communication, and how to motivate remote workers. Here are some of the key takeaways from this informative […]

What The Lego Company Can Teach Us About Business Innovation

By: Brittany Corners | Published: April 10, 2015

Lego has been building our imaginations with little plastic blocks since 1949, and has become an empire built on the stunningly simple concept of interlocking toy bricks. With roots as a small startup in Germany, the brand now spans the globe and is a meaningful part of childhood lives worldwide. The iconic toymaker’s exceptional innovation […]

Strength in Numbers: Crowdsourcing Brings Big Potential to the Enterprise

By: Brittany Corners | Published: April 9, 2015

When the world was brought closer through the Internet and social media, a powerful catalyst for information sharing was born. High-quality resources that were once difficult to find are now available with the click of a mouse or the tap of a screen. Increased access to information has changed nearly every industry. But, that’s old […]

Crowdsourcing's Role in Disaster Management

By: MattD | Published: September 11, 2014

According to Tech Republic, the White House convened a forum in August 2014 to demonstrate data-driven technology that could be used to offer assistance during times of disaster. One of the topics during the program was crowdsourcing solutions for times of disaster, and the discussions ranged from technical solutions that would work when nothing else […]

NASA, Image Tags and the Crowd

By: MattD | Published: September 10, 2014

Crowdsourcing is being used in innovative ways by leading companies in every industry. Various data task, big or small, that are typically handled by a company’s internal team may given to a crowd for review. An essential function of crowdsourcing is that production capability is scalable to millions of tasks. Just ask the scientists at […]