Kuala Lumpur, 10 September 2020 – Get ready gig community! Gigworks, leading provider of online professional service engagement is dedicating 19 September as a special day for the gig (or freelance) community to celebrate and embrace the gig lifestyle – a day dedicated to all gig workers for their endless effort.
‘9.19 ’(9.19 Day or also known as Gig Day) resembling the word ‘gig’ is organised to bring awareness to the rise of the gig economy and welcoming a new way of remote working. Gig Day is open to all to participate in the hopes to bring exposure of the new working style as well as inspiring talents to ‘dream big’ without having to follow the standard 9-5 working hours.
CEO and Founder of Gigworks, Glenn Tay believes that even though this pandemic is a time of great uncertainty, it has also opened up a great opportunity to many inspiring individuals to come out of their comfort zone and trying out something that is still not a relative norm in Malaysia, gig working.
“There’s no better time than now for the world to warm up to remote work arrangements and telecommuting. During the pandemic, it was proven that our society has quickly adapted to the usage of technology in terms of delivering work on time, without needing physical travel,” said Glenn.
A fun-filled event where contests and giveaways will be conducted on Gigwork’s social media platforms, participants can stand a chance to win cash prizes, limited edition merchandise, vouchers and much more. Encouraging participation among the public and intrigue businesses to acknowledge the services provided by gig workers, Gigworks will also be conducting a site-wide Flash Sale where buyers can enjoy seller discounts of up to 80% among other exciting sales and discounts offered on Gig Day.
“Gigworks ultimate goal is to build an excellent platform for freelancers to get noticed for their skillset and prove that anyone can be a gig worker. Both flexibility and the growing user base on our platform will benefit gig workers. Besides, this will be the biggest sale organised by Gigworks and we aim to make it bigger and better each year in recognition of gig workers,” concluded Glenn.
For more information on Gig Day, visit https://www.instagram.com/officialgigworks/ or https://www.facebook.com/officialgigworks/.