• Why this startup chose to offer its independent contractors healthcare

    5 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    It's not just the right thing to do; it's the profitable thing to do.
    The gig economy has a dark side. Sure, you can be your own boss! Make your hours! Work from home! It's all great until you, say, break your arm and don't have healthcare to get it fixed. But healthcare is a tricky proposition for gig economy companies because, after all, it costs employers a lot of money.
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