How the Sharing Economy and Instant Gratification Will Shape Your Career


The two largest trends in technology today are about to improve your career

Fred Wilson recently spelled it out in an article about the sharing economy, “The Internet, mobile phones, native transaction systems and a global network that connects billions of people in real-time are changing a lot of things, and assets that sat wasting are now going to [be] activated.”

I agree with Fred’s statement; and I also see the instant gratification movement, combined with the sharing economy, as the major force that will re-shape how professionals get ahead in their careers by using previously wasted assets. At TheLadders, we’re calling this the Referral Economy. It’s going to change everything, from whom you trust with career questions to where you go when you want to explore new opportunities

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Alexandre Douzet


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