Skip to main content

HR Webinar: Employee vs. Contractor: Changes That Will Impact All Employers

Aired live on Thursday July 15th, 2021

Although the pandemic-related recession had a brief downward impact on gig workers overall, the trend is clear: being your own boss is a concept gaining popularity at an impressive rate. The overall number of Americans classifying themselves as freelancers rose from 53 million to 59 million from 2014 to 2020.

Watch Now

What you will learn

  • Current definitions and differences: employer and contractor
  • California’s years-long journey to redefine contractors
  • Other state and local laws and redefinition initiatives
  • The PRO Act: what it may mean to employers across the USA
  • HCM implications and support requirements
  • How Ascentis can help

Get to know the speaker

Bob Greene

Bob Greene currently serves as Senior HR Industry Analyst at Ascentis. Bob’s 40 years in the human capital management industry have been spent in practitioner, consultant and vendor/partner roles. As practitioner, he managed payroll for a 5,000-person bank in New Jersey. As consultant, he spent 8 years advising customers in HRMS, and payroll and benefits system design as well as acquisition strategies. Bob also built a strategic HCM advisory practice for Xcelicor (later acquired by Deloitte Consulting.)

View the slide presentation

HR Webinar: Employee vs. Contractor: Changes That Will Impact All Employers from Ascentis

Take it with you

Download the PDF

Find out about upcoming live webinars