Ruth Whippman

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Fear and Loathing in the Gig Economy

I have a new piece in the New York Times this week about the anxiety of constant self promotion in the gig economy and what that is doing to our psyches.

“Being sold to can be socially awkward, for sure, but when it comes to corrosive self-doubt, being the seller is a thousand times worse. The constant curation of a salable self demanded by the new economy can be a special hellspring of anxiety.”

Read it here.  And if it resonates, please share!