What’s Your Gig? The Small Business Solution Helping Fuel American Economy

I’ve spent over 20 years working in the direct sales industry. Throughout my career, I have been fortunate to hold positions at all levels and have experienced the great opportunities this industry provides. From busy parents to retirees and military spouses to veterans, those who work in the direct sales …

The global problem of overwork and the right to disconnect

Anybody who doubts the importance of work and working culture to people’s lives should look at the resistance to President Macron’s mooted changes to labour laws. His attempts to modernise and liberalise French workplace legislation marked the first cracks in his reputation and brought millions of French workers to the …

Mister Spex: ‘On average, 15,000 orders per day’

Ten years ago, Mister Spex disrupted the traditional optics industry by launching an online platform. Now, with over three million customers and, on average, 15,000 orders per day, the company has become the most successful online optician in Europe. Ecommerce News Europe interviewed Carsten Hennig, head of international at Mister …