New Research: Emerging Compliance Management Intermediaries in Classifying the Independent Workforce Kyle Fitzsimmons - September 2, 2015 10:00 AM | Categories: Research Download, Risk Performance and Compliance, Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management | Tags: Process & Best Practice, Research Uber and Postmates, among other platform companies, are contributing wonderful services to the public but are also presenting a new crisis in terms of worker classification. Andrew Karpie, research analyst, services and labor procurement at Spend Matters, recently teamed up with MBO Partners for the new research brief, Understanding the Current Worker Classification Crisis, the New Independent Workforce, and What It Is Not – The Emergence of the Compliance Management Intermediary. An excerpt: "The concept of supply chain risk is front of mind for nearly all Global 2000 firms like never before, especially after various natural disasters in Iceland, Thailand and Japan - not to mention numerous media fires that stem from unsavory upstream business practices and related regulatory penalties. And there’s more: strikes, compliance, political risk – the risk list goes on." Get your full copy today! Discuss this: Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.