Raiha Buchanan, Author at Gigapay

Why we’re standing by Ukraine

February 24th changed the reality for Ukraine, and the horrors that have been inflicted on the people by Putin’s Russia is devastating. Simply, it should not be possible in 2022. Yet somehow, we once again see the cruel nature of war. Life paused. Homes ruined. Dreams and families shattered. And at the core of it,Read More...

The Working Environment is Still a Hot Topic for Platform Companies.

This week the Swedish Work Environment Authority (Arbetsmiljöverket) ruled that platform companies are not responsible for the work environment of the short-term workers engaged in work through their platform. Our Cofounder and CTO, Gustav Malmqvist shared his opinion with the publication Realtid.se as to why we believe that the platforms require a common standard for quality, customer ratings, pricing and more. We believe only then can confidence in this new way of work can grow.

Shirley Wang

6 things and more with new frontend developer, Shirley Wang

part from writing code, I also enjoy vector art, graphic design, 3D modelling and texturing, animation aka Anime and digital drawing. In my spare time, I also bake quite often because I do have a sweet tooth. To sum up, I am a nerd / otaku / hikikomori wanna-be type of person.

Celebrating 10,000 payouts 🚀🚀

Yes, it’s just past 10.30am in the morning and we’re drinking champagne. Why? Well! We’ve just celebrated passing 10k payouts. That’s 10,000 payouts to all types of short-term workers; influencers, cleaners, celebrities, graphic designers, models, couriers, musicians, and much more!…. These are people who’ve been paid lightening fast with all the compliance baked in. Yay!Read More...

Ep. 25 Beatly – future of influencer marketing with Andreas Eliasson

Beatly started in 2015 when influencer marketing was barely a thing, and we were still all talking about bloggers and “new media”. How things have changed since then! The maturing of an industry which many described as a bubble has helped propel new business models, created celebrity and born new ways of measuring performance, inRead More...

We’re going to Germany…

Well, almost! We’ve been very lucky to be supported by Startup Sweden and Tillväxtverket, to participate in their Access German, program this August. We’re so excited about this! With a population of nearly 84 million, and also a GDP of $4.7 tr, this is definitely one of the big ones. We know many digital marketplaceRead More...

Tomas Grönqvist MIOO

MIOO – Scaling on-demand bike fixing with Tomas Grönqvist

Performing at an elite level in sports or arts, requires dedication, tenacity and perseverance. The same skill set is required of an entrepreneur. That is why we’re excited to talk with Tomas Grönqvist from MIOO, a pro cyclist turned founder. Tomas took his passion of cycling, and has built his marketplace around an often overlookedRead More...

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...

Say Hello to Andrea, Our New CCO.

We’re so excited to share that news that we have just hired a new star to head up our commercial efforts! It’s taken some time for us to find the right person to join us as CCO. As a team, we knew we wanted someone structured, driven, experienced, and who would challenge us on ourRead More...