Tagged With Gig Economy

The pandemic could be turning the gig economy white-collar, if this summer's new freelancers are any indication

'Desperate for work': The gig economy is booming but the jobs it's creating aren't the ones Australia needs

Food delivery drivers in Australia are making just $10 an hour after costs, according to a new survey

A new startup is recruiting gig workers to help landlords evict people from their homes, calling it the fastest-growing moneymaking gig because of COVID-19

2 US senators just demanded Amazon stop spying on its workers via social media after news surfaced that the tech giant was monitoring drivers' plans to protest or strike

What do you think about gig workers' conditions? The Victorian Government wants to know

The CEO of Just Eat Takeaway, one of the world's largest food delivery companies, reportedly pledged to stop relying on gig workers

SUCCESS INSIDER: The ultimate guide to starting a 6-figure side hustle, whether it's in consulting, design, or even sneakers

Amazon delivery drivers reportedly say their plot to outsmart the company's system to land orders by hanging smartphones in trees has been foiled

Elon Musk's pigs on treadmills and the mystery of Amazon's phone trees

Amazon drivers are reportedly competing against each other to snag new orders by hanging smartphones in trees outside Whole Foods stores

Right-wing news sites, PR firms, and an online 'cultivated troll army' are all reportedly helping Uber and Lyft's push for Prop 22, which would classify drivers as contractors

The head of Uber Eats for the US and Canada is out as food delivery surges during the pandemic

Uber and Lyft have poured millions of dollars into a November ballot measure to keep California drivers paid as independent contractors without benefits

Uber and Lyft say the battle over AB-5 is about preserving flexibility for part-time gig workers. The reality is their businesses have become dependent on full-time drivers and they can't afford to pay them like employees.

Doordash is coming for Instacart's bacon, with new grocery delivery options

UberEats could be underpaying delivery drivers on 21% of trips, according to a programmer who reportedly built a tool that found the app was lowballing the miles that drivers travelled

Here are all the ways Uber and Lyft are fighting a California law that classifies drivers as employees, not contractors

Lyft's president threatened to shut down California operations over a court ruling requiring the company to reclassify drivers as employees

Uber Eats and Deliveroo have been given the green light to deliver groceries and medicine during Melbourne's lockdown