A day in the life of Shirley, platform driver

From our people-powered "I am the Future of Work" campaign



"My husband said, ‘Hey Shirley, why don’t you consider becoming a driver…you can work your own hours’." Thanks to smartphones and apps, Shirley revamped her work to suit her life. There are risks, but satisfaction, too. Watch our video. 

From I am the Future of Work, an OECD people-powered campaign

See  https://futureofwork.oecd.org/

See also "The platform economy can deliver for its workers too" at http://oecdobserver.org/news/fullstory.php/aid/6223/

©OECD Observer July 2019




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