NET WORKING: Work Patterns and Workforce Policies for the New Media Industry
Batt, Rosemary; Christopherson, Susan; Rightor, Ned; Van Jaarsveld, Danielle
This report, based on a study of a group of highly accomplished professionals in New York City, is one of the first to take up labor market issues in the new media industry. It describes the challenges faced by professionals and employers alike in this important and dynamic sector, and identifies strategies for success in a project oriented environment with highly complex skill demands and rapidly changing technology. Our findings suggest three central issues.
job; human resource; employee; work; firms; labor; market; skill; technology
This paper is now published and can be accessed on the Economic Policy Institute's website.