Our CEO, Wade Burgess, takes over the blog today to share how he plans to advocate for the gig worker, freelancer, and independent contractor.
After earning a degree in radio and broadcasting, Maurice struggled to find work and was often searching for odd jobs to help make ends meet.
As a mom of five, Shavonda wanted a way to earn extra cash, but still have time to spend with her family. Thanks to Shiftgig, she was able to accomplish this goal.
As an executive chef who was looking for a change of pace, Jeff found Shiftgig to be the best choice for him.
Safety is important for all businesses, which is why some of our shifts require workers to have special certifications before being able to claim them. With summer on its way, now is a good time to get started on renewing your certifications so that you have access to the most opportunities (and more cash!) this summer.
If you asked anyone ten years ago what an Uber was, they would probably look at you confused and think you were trying to speak German (uber literally translates to “about” in the language). Today, Uber, Lyft and other ridesharing companies have not only become a proper noun, but also a staple in how people get around and a notably flexible option for work.
We know that brand ambassadors, event staff and promotional models are an important part of a company’s marketing strategy - they represent and often personify a brand and its promise to consumers.
This entire month, we have been showcasing all the reasons why our Specialists love working in the gig economy through platforms like Shiftgig. Check out our previous posts on why students, boomers and parents benefit from on-demand work.