Beneficial Gig

Resources for part-time workers fulfill gaps brought on by the gig economy

Implications - In response to the tendency for businesses to hire short-time workers and independent contractors, the opportunity to deliver resources such as legal services and benefits packages for these workers has arisen. The appearance of these resources speaks to the increased opportunity for companies to respond to shifting norms in the way people work. This particularly benefits Millennial employees, who crave new experiences and opportunities within their professional lives, but still require some of the securities that a full-time job would afford.
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Freelance-Focused Benefit Plans - National Benefits Platform Offers Coverage to Independent Workers
SCORE 5.9
This Month and Warm 138 Clicks Pub: May 10, 18
Freelance-Focused Benefit Plans
National Benefits Platform Offers Coverage to Independent Workers
It can be hard for freelance workers to feel a sense of security as the independence of this working model lacks the same benefit plans and health coverage corporate offices can provide. However,... [More]
Freelance Finance Apps - The Tycoon App Helps Digital Nomads and Remote Workers Track Jobs
SCORE 6
This Year and Warm 420 Clicks Pub: Sep 30, 17
Freelance Finance Apps
The Tycoon App Helps Digital Nomads and Remote Workers Track Jobs
This freelance finance app is described as “the job tracker for freelancers.” Currently in beta, startup Tycoon helps you plan ahead by setting up taxes, get organized by seeing all... [More]
On-Demand Insurance Apps - The Zego App Provides Insurance to Delivery Drivers Only When Needed
SCORE 4.5
This Year and Average 303 Clicks Pub: Jul 20, 17
On-Demand Insurance Apps
The Zego App Provides Insurance to Delivery Drivers Only When Needed
The Zego app is a new way for on-demand delivery drivers to ensure they are insured. Zego offers on-demand insurance that can be turned on and off based on when a driver is working or not. The idea... [More]
Freelance Legal Resource Apps - The Freelancers Union App Connects Workers with Skilled Lawyers
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This Month and Warm 59 Clicks Pub: May 10, 18
Freelance Legal Resource Apps
The Freelancers Union App Connects Workers with Skilled Lawyers
Being a freelance worker demands a high level of personal management skills, but the Freelancers Union App has arrived to ease some of the burdens that are associated with working in the gig economy.... [More]
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