Category Archives: Gig Economy

Freelance Gigs: How to Find Freelance Work This Year

Kaitlin Westbrook — July 12, 2018 Follow @kaitwarren — July 12, 2018 What are freelance gigs? “Freelance gigs” may be interpreted differently by different people. Basically, a freelance opportunity is contract work done for clients or businesses. Freelance gigs allow professionals to complete various projects short-term, which in turn allows many people to control their … Continue reading Freelance Gigs: How to Find Freelance Work This Year

From Gig to Career: The Rise of the Sharing Economy [Infographic]

by Jennifer Hanford July 9, 2016 Follow @jennghanfordJuly 9, 2016 Whether you’re a a seasoned freelancer or seeking freelance work for the first time, you’ve probably noticed how businesses such as Uber and Airbnb are hiring. These companies are only two examples of the burgeoning “sharing economy.” What is the sharing economy? Well, start with … Continue reading From Gig to Career: The Rise of the Sharing Economy [Infographic]

Staffing Experts Help Procurement Unlock the Power of the Gig Economy

by Len April July 9, 2016 Follow @ZenithtalentJuly 9, 2016 This July 4, the United States celebrated 240 years of independence from the British Empire. Interestingly, Britain sought to secure its own independence from the European Union just days before, in the now infamous Brexit vote. Freedom from the shackles of big governance isn’t just … Continue reading Staffing Experts Help Procurement Unlock the Power of the Gig Economy

In the World of the Gig Economy, You Need to Know About These Obstacles

by Josh Tolan June 8, 2016 Follow @SparkHireJune 8, 2016 Your deadline seems far out, but you know it’s going to sneak up on you quickly. Your staff is growing as your business amps up for the seasonal peak before you’re struck with a request for maternity leave. Since you know you’re going to lose … Continue reading In the World of the Gig Economy, You Need to Know About These Obstacles

Will The Gig Economy Work For Your Business? [Infographic]

by Brian Wallace June 7, 2016 Follow @nowsourcingJune 7, 2016 As an employer, is it better to have employees or independent contractors? There are plenty of businesses out there making it big while relying mostly on independent contractors. Uber has become the fastest growing startup in history, recently ballooning to over $ 60 billion in … Continue reading Will The Gig Economy Work For Your Business? [Infographic]