As of a few months ago, there were approximately 127.7 million full-time gig workers in the United States. And with statistics supporting continued growth into the future, upstart businesses, traditional businesses, and every type of enterprise in between should pay attention. The success, or failure, of your business might very well depend on it.

Entrepreneur Magazine recently ran a piece describing how tomorrow’s gig marketplaces will be smarter, larger, and more global. What do you need to know about these three trends predicted to fundamentally alter the way we do business?