“The system perpetuates racism.” John Chuang, Aquent CEO
“The way you get opportunity at a gig economy company is through ratings,” says Aquent CEO John Chuang, “but often the raters are biased.” He says the companies should look for patterns among raters and work to eliminate conscious or unconscious bias. As a result, making it more equitable for their gig employees.
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Aquent supports urgent relief efforts in Ukraine by donating $100,000 through matching funds and contributions.
The company is doing its part to help those who need it most and is encouraging its staff, talent, and clients to help.
Aquent CEO, John Chuang, featured in a Harvard Business Review article about freelance talent.
In a timely case study from HBR, the pros and cons of companies’ support for freelance talent are debated.Source: Harvard Business Review