California Threatens $1 Trillion Gig Economy With New Law

California Threatens $1 Trillion Gig Economy With New Law

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 […]

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How to make sure you get more gigs

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 […]

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Think of yourself as an online shop, selling your time and skills!

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 […]

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7 Reasons to get on Gigable!

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 […]

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Entrepreneurship and the gig economy

 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 […]

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This is not a fad.. it’s the Future.

  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 […]

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Ever feel like “why do I bother to do my best at work”…?

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 […]

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6 seconds to change the world.

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 […]

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Your time is valuable

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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