Linked Article: On (not) getting by in the gig economy
"For four weeks this winter, spread out over a six-week period to avoid the holidays, I hustled for work in the gig economy. [...] I decided that I would accept any gigs I could get my hands on in pursuit of my goal: I would use the slick technology and shimmering promise of the Silicon Valley-created gig economy to beat Capitol Hill's $10.10 per hour proposal. How hard could it be?"
---- Pixel and Dimed blogger Sarah Kessler on her experiece in the gig economy.