If you are a field service technician, IT specialist or any kind of gig worker really, you are probably on the move a lot. Grab-and-go products and bottled water are a great convenience but unfortunately most are made of plastic. In honor of Earth Day (April 23), we found some eco-friendly products you might be… Continue reading Eco-Friendly Products for Gig Workers
If you think of the folks who drive for Uber, deliver your groceries and show up on your doorstep with pizza when you think of gig workers, then it is time for you to think again. All of those workers would definitely be considered part of today’s contingent workforce, but so would a growing number… Continue reading The Growing Impact of Contingent Labor
In the past, gig workers and self-employed sole proprietors – from tech support pros and field service technicians to actors and musicians – were usually left out of any government benefits. Of course, since Covid-19 began spreading around the globe, the way things were done in the past is often irrelevant. Groups like the Arts… Continue reading Gig Workers Eligible for PPP Loans
This year has been pretty bad. Ok, we admit it, it has been downright horrific. Maybe all of us here at Techadox, your connection for the top talent in the contingent workforce, are just optimists, but from where we sit not absolutely everything about 2020 has been bad. In particular, we are thinking about the… Continue reading Is This the End of the Office Holiday Party?
The millions of American workers who have been working from home since the pandemic began, have been getting a little taste of what it feels like to be part of the contingent workforce. They may not have to worry about lining about the next project, the way gig workers usually do, but the self-discipline and… Continue reading Will the Pandemic Cause the Contingent Workforce to Grow?
Many people have an idealized vision of the world of freelance and gig workers. They picture you lounging on the couch, sleeping in late, working when you feel like. If you are a freelance IT specialist or project management pro, you know that image doesn’t even come close to the truth. If anything, those who… Continue reading What Is Competitive Intelligence? Why Do Gig Workers Need to Know?
It seems like whenever there is an article about gig workers in the media, the examples given rarely rise above the level of Uber drivers and delivery services. When Shelly Steward wrote about five myths about the gig economy for the Washington Post earlier this year, she painted the picture this way: “Shelter-in-place orders in… Continue reading Top Industries for Gig Workers
As a Registered Minority Business Enterprise, Techadox is proud to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month. Many Hispanics and members of the Latinx community – both those who have used our contingent workforce services and those who have provided them – have contributed to our success. National Hispanic Heritage Month is an annual event. Every year… Continue reading Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month
If you think gig workers are a fad, it might be time to think again. Based on research being done, contingent labor is here to stay. In May, the financial website Fortunly compiled some interesting statistics related to the gig economy. They reported on findings from Prudential that show “48% of millennials use gig economy… Continue reading Gig Workers Projected to Reach 43% of Workforce in 2020