With the unemployment rate growing, many people have been looking for work in novel places. What a perfect time for the app Gigwalk to enter the workforce. Gigwalk is an app- available on iPhone, Blackberry, and Android that posts little work “gigs” in your area and pays you through PayPal. The gigs range from photographing local businesses to connecting to Wifi to comparing prices of products at a store’s different locations and more. As I travel I always check the gigs nearby to pick up some extra cash, now that Gigwalk has spread to over 1,405 cities across the 50 states.
Full-time gig-walkers can earn as much as $829 per day with some gigs paying up to $125 and the U.S. Average monthly income is $3,472. Not too shabby! In just a single year the number of mobile employees who use a smart phone has increased from 69% to 91% and based on these wages, a smartphone may be a wise investment for those in need of extra cash. The gigs will pay for the smartphone in no time. Many Fortune 500 companies are engaging with Gigwalk and 57.9% of companies plan to hire more part-time, contracted, or temporary workers in the next 5 years.
Gigs come in all shapes and sizes requiring many different skills, so if you’re looking for some extra cash, sign up today and find out where you fit in to this quickly growing mobile workforce!
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