California Threatens $1 Trillion Gig Economy With New Law Imperfect new rules are nothing to fear for those seeking to do genuine independent work. Our CEO and Founder, John Ryan takes a closer look. California, arguably the jurisdiction of technological and social developments that the rest of the world most often looks to for guidance, or
Want to be more certain that you’ll get picked for future gigs? Of course, you do, it’ll make you more money. So, let’s give you 5 very quick tips to increase the chances of you getting more gigs and earning some extra cash! #1 Do Some Quick Research This doesn’t have to be
We’ve mentioned before that gig work is an attractive option for more and more people today – we know that the flexibility it offers helps people to shape their working life to suit their commitments, or for example to give them space to pursue other things they’re passionate about. But gigging wouldn’t be an option
1. Independence and flexibility Gigging allows you flexibility to choose when you work. It suits people who want to fit their work around personal commitments, who need to manage their time in order to work on important personal or professional projects, or who just want to earn some extra money. Gigable makes it easy to
At Gigable, we believe gigging is the future of work, and analyses of global trends would agree. In a previous post, we mentioned a report from the McKinsey Global Institute that estimated that 70% of those working in gig and independent contract work in the US and Europe chose to do so for the freedom
More and more people are choosing how and when they want to work, and avoiding regular shifts or hours: finding ways to work hours that suit them while earning the same or more than a regular job would offer, or fitting their work patterns around personal interests or commitments. They’re choosing gigs, for the
First off, a huge thank you to all of our Business Partners, Gig Owners and Gig Helpers who made 2018 an incredibly exciting and productive year. We were truly honoured and delighted to be able to help out so many of you in the run up to Christmas and can’t wait to keep moulding the
All too often, you’re right, it’s not worth it. Nobody seems to care! You don’t get the kudos you deserve (nor the extra cash money), and your colleague, let’s call him ‘Lazy Larry’, gets paid all the same as you!… (how annoying). Well, we think this is bad, very bad. You see, we’re big fans
We know that sounds lofty, but bear with us here. OK, so we spend 1/3 of our lives at work… wouldn’t a change in the way we engage with, and even think about that work have a huuuuuge effect on our world? As individuals and as a society? We think so! As a cutting-edge technology
You might not realise it, but there are businesses out there who need your help… like, today. When you think about it, businesses are pretty much 24/7 nowadays, of course they will need an extra hand from time to time. Be it to deliver goods to their customers, serve in their restaurant, or to be
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