Is freelance the way to go for corporate SA?

The rise of the "gig economy" - where people opt for freelance work - has some challenges and advantages for employers and employees alike.

702's Azania Mosaka chats with author and researcher, Graeme Codington, on the implications of an industry where employees have more options at their disposal.

It isn't easy, you are going to have to put in hard work and sometimes get a lucky break

Graeme Codington, author and researcher

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