Ultimate List of Gigwork Platforms

Looking for your next gig? The sites below offer a variety of opportunities for today’s gig worker. Guru is a global freelance marketplace to post and find gigs built in a flexible and secure environment designed to promote transparency and trust through focus on skills and value.  In addition to being able to post and…

Rev.com Streamlines Onboarding Process for New Freelancers

Rev.com, an online marketplace connecting skilled language professionals to customers in need of transcription, captions and subtitling services, has brought on thousands of new freelancers to its remote work platform since February. As behaviors shift to contain the spread of the coronavirus, thousands of people are looking for alternative, more flexible solutions for work. In…

Postmates x Wendy’s

With a lot of us at home, we know that you’re relying on us to bring you your favorites. That’s why we’re happy to share with you that Postmates is Wendy’s® newest on-demand delivery partner, bringing you Wendy’s fresh, never frozen* beef hamburgers, iconic spicy chicken sandwiches, buzz-worthy spicy chicken nuggets, their newly launched breakfast…

What the CARES Act means for freelancers

On March 27, an emergency relief bill now known as the CARES Act became law to help bolster the U.S. economy as the country battles the coronavirus. The new law covers a broad cross-section of the economy — including the freelance sector. Of particular note, the relief package gives jobless workers bigger unemployment checks over…

These freelancers will fade out in 2020

Believe me, no one can stop you from being a loser, but overcoming these will turn your career into a success There is a strong buzz that the COVID-19 pandemic encouraged the field of freelancing. People are spending their significant time by learning digital skills. Screen time has been increased and more money is floating…

What to consider when creating a remote workspace for your team.

Offices are more than a workspace. In office, employers can create company culture and promote employee engagement and productivity. How can agencies create these same results with a remote team? Work relationships are critical to a high performing team. Employee engagement and relationships are necessary to building a work environment of trust where both employers…

Making Groceries Accessible to Those Who Need Them Most

Authors: Elan Greenberg and Mike Goldblatt From the beginning, DoorDash set out to empower local economies. As part of that mission, we strive to help local businesses expand their reach by offering on-demand delivery for customers wherever they are. Two years ago, through our white-label fulfillment platform, DoorDash Drive, our company moved beyond restaurants and into…

The IRS is offering a host of new tax relief measures

The IRS has stepped up to help people facing the challenges of COVID-19 with a number of measures, including easing payment guidelines and postponing compliance actions for an initial period of April 1 to July 15, 2020. This is in addition to the extension of the tax filing deadline to July 15, 2020. An important…

Tesla to reduce on-site staff at Nevada gigafactory by 75%

Tesla is reducing the number of on-site workers at its Nevada gigafactory by 75% in response to the growing spread of COVID-19, according to an update from Storey County, where the massive plant is located. The information, which was first reported by Bloomberg, was part of a larger update on the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center…

Creating Gigs & Accepting Freelancers

Creating a Gig & Accepting a Freelancer – Guide Or Read Our Text Guide How To Create a Gig Once you’ve set up that ‘Killer Profile’, it’s time to start posting gigs. Use the + Icon to set up and create your first gig. Payment Settings If you have not yet Read Complete Article

Be a Long-Term Employer of Five Generations

With five generations actively working in the US, it’s no wonder there’s confusion about what matters to the average employee. Overall, you can expect workers to desire good compensation, commitment to our well-being, and flexible schedules. However, the stereotypes that influence what we think about each age group are exaggerated at best.  Younger generations are…

Communo Will Offer Freelancers Free Memberships

Communo, the platform that matches highly-vetted talent with marketing agencies looking to staff projects or positions, has announced that, effective immediately, it is offering a free membership for all freelancers. It is also providing one month of credited membership dues to agencies for every contract, project or full-time employment position awarded to any Communo members on the platform. The…