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Creating an Inclusive Talent Brand

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Nov 15, 2021 11:09:54 AM

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Diverse minds coming together to create something truly remarkable has resulted in some of the world's greatest ideas and technologies. That is why developing a diverse and inclusive talent brand is important for your company. During our third Bizz Buzz episode, we discussed a topic that has been on many people's minds for years: talent branding. What exactly does the term "talent brand" mean?

 

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Inclusivity in the Gig Economy

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Aug 16, 2021 12:50:03 PM

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Giggers chose the gig or on-demand economy for its flexibility and the ability to direct giggers to the best gigs once they have learned the skills. The future is making the gig model work for giggers with platforms such as Qwork that reduce income volatility by working with government bodies to build a safety net for giggers.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Malaysia's Growing Gigs

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Aug 11, 2021 11:35:41 AM

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The gig economy in Malaysia has seen a skyrocketing rise over the pandemic. We witness this through a tremendous surge of giggers signing up to our app shortly after the COVID-19 struck. We have been helping to improve the gig search for giggers via our app, making it hassle-free for everyone to take up gigs and start earning.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Skills to Gigs: How Qwork Cushions Unemployment

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Aug 4, 2021 1:04:41 PM

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When Qwork was launched back in 2017, it was the marking year in which gigging became mainstream, widely chosen by many businesses in Malaysia as a way of getting things done. Because of the massive digitalisation during the pandemic, the gig economy will take another step forward. As a gig platform, we have seen a 300% increase in signups over the pandemic.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Asia's Giggers Have What It Takes to Power Businesses

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Jul 26, 2021 11:40:23 AM

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Discover the story of our CEO and co-founder, Muna Munirah, in the interview with Digital Workforce Trends. Our CEO believed that even though the gig model is on-demand and agile, it does not sacrifice workers' quality. At Qwork, we make this happens by creating upskilling modules for gig workers to ensure their quality of work and performance. Furthermore, it keeps our Qworkers' skills relevant to today's business needs.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

How the Pandemic Has Transformed the Gig Economy

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Jul 15, 2021 12:29:24 PM

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Discover the story of our CEO and co-founder, Muna Munirah, in the interview with Focus Malaysia. Quoting from the interview, our CEO conveyed that gig employment is a pressing necessity rather than convenience in a moment in time when the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the work environment.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Perks of Hiring Interns Through Qwork

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Jun 1, 2021 10:35:29 AM

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As an employer, you will encounter a number of unique advantages as you open your doors to soon-to-be graduates. Hiring interns can be another investment for businesses as it offers many advantages. Check out these plus points of hiring interns through Qwork:

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Reap the Benefits of Internship on Qwork

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Jun 1, 2021 10:26:05 AM

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In the professional world, internships solve the problem of skills gap. Based on The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) data, the total unemployment among fresh graduates in Malaysia amounted to 20% of the total population in 2020. 1 out of 5 graduates in Malaysia is unemployed due to their poor command of English and lack of technical, soft and digital skills.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Rethinking the On-Demand Workforce

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Apr 28, 2021 1:28:32 PM

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When you hire skilled giggers, a talent management strategy is vitally needed. Today, on-demand access to highly skilled workers is provided by gig talent platforms. Here are the three identified areas where businesses have consistently found gig talent platforms most useful:

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Topics: Workforce, gigwork, Gigify, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

How to Make It in the Gig Economy

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Apr 28, 2021 1:18:37 PM

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Did you recently take the leap into gigging life and you're intrigued about what makes other giggers succeed in this dynamic work environment? Successful giggers always possess these four powerful traits that help them navigate the gig economy:

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance