How's Lyft different from Phlatbed in the gig economy? One moves people, the other moves items. Perhaps the Lyft driver needs a Phlatbed driver too! When there's a constructive dialog, everybody wins. Who says we don't get along?
Technology has disrupted the labor market in important ways, both enabling greater productivity from remote workers and displacing workers altogether. These technical changes, as well as demographic changes in society, have driven the growth of the Gig Economy.