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Knowing Your Personality: The 4 Sides of The Mind

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Jul 21, 2022 11:30:31 AM

Have you ever completed a 16personalities test? The outcomes may indicate that you are an idealist and mediator, or basically how people would label an INFP. People describe personalities in various ways, and scientists continue to wonder how our personalities influence our actions and shape who we are today. If you’ve ever been curious about what the word ‘personality’ really means, get ready because we are now talking about personality and the 4 sides of mind!

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Topics: NavigatingTheGigEconomy, apprenticeship, early career, personalities, MBTI

How to Build a Creative Portfolio from Scratch

Posted by Natalie Amadea on May 10, 2022 9:45:58 AM

 

A portfolio is required for either job or apprenticeship applications in creative fields like marketing, graphic design, copywriting and UI/UX design as a medium to show your skills to potential employers. A portfolio's true purpose is to provide tangible evidence of your work and value in the workplace. A portfolio can help you document your professional achievements and demonstrate the value of your experience to potential employers.

Whether you're a student or a young creative just getting started in your career, here's how to build a design portfolio that gets you the apprenticeship or the gigs you want!

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance, portfolio

What Giggers Need to Know About Inflation

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Feb 25, 2022 1:43:11 PM

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With talk of rising Malaysian inflation reaching 2.3% in 2022, as forecasted by Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad (MARC), Malaysian purchasing power will be directly impacted. We may all be surprised at how expensive things have become. Here are some top tips for taking advantage of inflation and getting the most out of your hard-earned money.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

The Benefits of Side Hustle

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Feb 16, 2022 1:10:18 PM

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What exactly is a side hustle? Most people might have heard the term before but are not very familiar with it. The term ‘side hustle’ means having a side job that acts as a company to someone’s main job or activity. Some people may also take gigs which can be considered as side-hustling.

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Topics: gigwork, Giggers, NavigatingTheGigEconomy, freelance

Qwork Valentine's Day Art Contest on Instagram

Posted by Natalie Amadea on Feb 3, 2022 9:51:04 AM

Let's make Valentine's themed artwork with the Qwork logo and enter to win a GrabFood e-voucher so you can host Valentine's Day dinner for your loved ones! 🎁🥰💗🥂

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Topics: gigeconomy, gigger, NextGen, gigwork, gig, NextGenWorkForce, Gigify, NextGenTalent, Giggers

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