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The Gig Economy – A way to increase profit margins for seasonal businesses

If you’re part of industries where fluctuations in business correspond with changes in season such as school breaks / openings, holidays (Halloween, Christmas, New Year, to name a few) — then you may have a different set of operational processes and workforce patterns compared to other businesses not affected by seasonality. For industries such as … Continue reading “The Gig Economy – A way to increase profit margins for seasonal businesses”

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4 Main Reasons Why Independent Workers Are Engaged In Gig Work

The gig economy workforce continues to grow across industries, such as ride hailing, online tasks, cleaning/laundry, retail, hospitality, and more. According to a 2016 Independent Work Study by McKinsey, the independent workforce has 3 defining features: High level of control and freedom Payment by task or assignment, once the job is completed Short-term duration These … Continue reading “4 Main Reasons Why Independent Workers Are Engaged In Gig Work”

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