Forbes: Gig economy leaders on Coronavirus

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21 Gig Economy Leaders Share How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Impacting The Freelance Workforce

 

Anthony Beilin, CEO of Collective Benefits: “At Collective Benefits, our clients are on-demand marketplaces and platforms many of which are at the front lines of this crisis, including staffing hospitals, care homes, delivering food, logistics and mobility. Some of our partners are seeing unprecedented demand and are worried about their ability to cope with this crisis, especially if 50%+ of their workforce becomes ill. They need to attract new workers at scale and in a short time frame. Clearly there are also examples to the contrary—with clients in the personal beauty, wellness, and hospitality space facing a tremendous challenge in the near term. For them survival is key.”

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