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Music industry, business models and growth with Givar Shabani

Podcast interview with Givar Shabani from Gigital In this gigapod episode, we had a great talk with Givar Shabani, CEO and co-founder of Gigital. Gigital is a marketplace that connects professional musicians to bookers from the event and hospitality industry. Givar shares with us how Gigital was created, what are the biggest obstacles, how theRead More...

Taxes in Sweden

Taxes – How do we work with them in Sweden?

“There was death and taxes, and taxes was worse, because at least death didn’t happen to you every year.” – Terry Pratchett, Reaper Man (1991) Although we don’t believe that death is better than taxes, we acknowledge that most people would rather minimize the time spent on administering their taxes. However, a big part ofRead More...

Podcast interview with Martijn Arets – platform economy expert

In our latest Gigapod, we had an exciting and fruitful conversation with Martijn Arets. He is a Dutch author, speaker and expert within the collaborative economy space. Martjin shares his learnings gained over the years of advising governments, trade unions and platforms on the nuances on how the new economy can participate sustainably in theRead More...

Celebrating International Women’s Day at Gigapay

Diversity and inclusion are important topics for any startup and it’s not an exception here at Gigapay! We celebrate diversity by having 4 women, and 7 different nationalities represented in our 9 person team. This is important because it helps us to think differently when approaching an important topic, like the future of work.  Today sinceRead More...

How Much Money Can You Make With Your Hobby?

Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. We have all heard this before, but not everyone lives up to it. With the rise of the gig economy, making money from your hobby is very possible and you can easily turn it into a side gig, or even your full-timeRead More...

What do Giggers and Freelancers want?

If you are building a gig platform at the moment or engage with the gig economy in any way, it is important you understand the basic interests of gig workers. This post will help you navigate the gig economy to find success for your fast-growing business model, especially if you are looking to hire yourRead More...

Angry Influencers

So, you are an influencer who started receiving inquiries from agencies and brands about your rates because they are interested in working with you– congratulations! You just managed to turn gifted collaborations into paid ones!. But how do influencers actually get paid? Do they get a traditional salary? Do they have to have their ownRead More...

How Gigapay Enables Instant Payouts In The Affiliate Network Industry

Dive into the affiliate marketing deep waters with us, and discover how Gigapay adapts to Adrecord’s business model enabling instant salary payouts to their affiliates. Gigapay was born out of the idea of making compliant salary payouts in the gig economy, including taxes, insurances and social fees. However, every aspect of this sector has madeRead More...