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Transformation of the Workforce (2016)

October 9, 2016, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm



Riding Cookies and Pickles to Freedom – Learn about project-based work and how it could apply to you.

Transformation is happening in the workforce too – step through the ways work is evolving away from jobs and towards project-based work. Tim will share the best practices and pitfalls of self-employed and independent workers.

Tim Syth is a project-based worker focused on the evolution of work in the Information Age. Tim engages in discovery, development, and facilitation processes to support organizations and workers as they adapt to the shifting nature of work. He believes the activity of work is evolving, and there exists a golden opportunity to reconsider the economics of work for the better. Tim has three of years experience running a collaborative space in Milwaukee, WI, and is working as a creative placemaking consultant. Prior to relocating to Milwaukee, Tim lived and worked as a photographer in Berlin, Germany, while completing his Master’s degree in the the field of Media & Communications. Tim studied Art Photography at the University Wisconsin-Eau Claire, has lived abroad extensively, grew up the rural farming community of Greenwood, WI, and is handy with a chainsaw.