The Age of the Second Act

There are now more women over 50 in work than ever before. But who said that’s too late to give up the rat race and follow your passion? From becoming your own CEO to writing that great novel, let these stories of midlife career switches inspire you

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Making the gig fair

Project aims to ensure that digital platforms like Uber treat workers fairly. A team including researchers from The University of Manchester has created the world’s first ever rating system for working conditions in the digital economy.

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Happy New Year from Afina Partners….

Here at Afina Partners we are looking forward to a fabulous 2019. Thank you so much for all your support in 2018. Now revving up after a festive break and just listening to a Squiggle Career podcast – and feeling inspired. 10 Habits to Transform your career. To listen click here. 

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Millennials are changing remote work

Improving technology and changing expectations of work and family from millennials are giving rise to a new office arrangement: the coliving/coworking space, often on the beach but always somewhere far away. It’s like WeWork meets an upgraded hostel (in paradise) with free coffee, fast internet, a kitchen and quiet spaces, along with all the serendipitous meetings and experiences that make travel great. Leading the charge are companies like Selina, Outsite and Roam, which are opening locations across the globe to meet the demands of today’s digital nomads. Click here to read more

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