Gig workers get no sick pay, health insurance, or other benefits associated with employment. “Gig economy workers are faced with a really tough decision,” said Aquent CEO John Chuang. “Do they forgo income? Or do they go to work and potentially affect other people? That's really unfair.” Aquent became the first staffing company to offer comprehensive benefits to its fleet of independent contractors — back in the 1990s.
Coronavirus: gig workers are not treated fairly
Aquent CEO John Chuang on Boston 25 news.
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) honors the steadfast stewards of the industry through a year of mixed signals and headwinds.
This distinction marks Aquent Talent’s 12th consecutive year earning the Best of Staffing Awards, representing more than a decade of remarkable service to clients and talent.