In a world where the nature of work is rapidly evolving, businesses and workers alike are navigating the uncharted waters of the gig economy. The release of Wonolo’s latest report, “Beyond the Gig: Exploring Reliable Work Options for the Modern Workforce,” marks a significant milestone in understanding the intricate dynamics of the gig landscape and the gig worker mindset today.
The report, compiled from a comprehensive survey of 5,151 gig workers using Wonolo to find work, unveils a tapestry of insights that portray the gig worker’s preferences, motivations, and aspirations. It delves into the motivations that drive gig workers, highlighting their balanced view of using gig work as a substantial source of income as well as to bridge income gaps. Furthermore, the report captures the diverse temporal preferences of gig workers and debunks the assumption that workers define flexibility as picking up a last-minute job.
“Beyond the Gig: Exploring Reliable Work Options for the Modern Workforce” is more than a report; it’s a compass for businesses, HR professionals, and gig workers themselves as they navigate the ever-evolving world of work. It underscores the importance of understanding gig workers’ desires and preferences, paving the way for more meaningful and fulfilling opportunities for the modern workforce. As we launch this report, we invite all stakeholders in the world of work to embrace its insights and collectively shape the future of work.