Kitsap Business Forum – The Gig Economy: It’s going mainstream

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Date(s) - 08/08/2017
7:30 am - 9:00 am

Kitsap Golf & Country Club



Business Forum




Attend the Kitsap Business Forum to hear from and share with experts on how to grow, manage, and improve your business.  

More and more it’s about gigs, not careers, and projects, not jobs. What does this mean for your business and our community? How will YOU take advantage of the new economy?

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If you think this is about Millennials, think again. The recession spawned a new way of looking at individual resources: your skills and your “spareJan Harrison, Presenter at Kitsap Business Forum” time, allowing people greater control over their income. Talent previously available only to large corporations is now within reach of small businesses—making small businesses bigger influencers in our economy. Lots of fancy words…but KBF regulars know Jan Harrison informs with sharp, sassy commentary. This August, join Kitsap colleagues and learn how you fit in The Gig Economy.

Key Takeaways

  • How your business can take advantage of the gig economy
  • How the gig economy impacts your workforce availability
  • Are you a “gigger”? Ways you can personally take advantage of the gig economy


Jan Harrison is a trend watcher—generations, co-working/co-living, business trends of all kinds. She has to watch to stay effective in working with her varied clients. JHarrison Solutions helps organizations get out of their own way and chart a clear course to a different or better future, in Kitsap and across the country.

Who should attend?

  • Business and Organization Leaders
  • Business owners who want to make a difference in the community
  • Business owners and managers who want to know economic development trends

The Kitsap Business Forum is organized by the Silverdale Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Excell Puget Sound, the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance and PMR Consulting. KBF is sponsored by Bremerton Area Chamber of Commerce, Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce, Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce, Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce and Kingston Chamber of Commerce.  The monthly event is hosted at the Kitsap Conference Center and parking is offered free by Anthony’s. Panera Bread provides coffee and bagels.

NEW LOCATION! The forum is held at the New Life Training and Events Center, 9885 Poplars Ave NW, Silverdale, WA 98383 United States

Program starts at 7:30 a.m. and finishes at 9:00 a.m.  Parking will be provided for Kitsap Business Forum attendees.

The Kitsap Business Forum presents experts to discuss and educate on the best business practices every month.

Reserve Your Seat Today!  or call: 360.692.6800