Gigstr in Breakit: “The Staffing Challenger Off to a Rocket Start”
May 22nd 2017:
Gigstr CEO and Founder Rasmus Solholm was interviewed on Gigstr’s success and future plans, as well as how the Gig Economy can challenge traditional staffing by cutting out the expensive middle man. Here follows a summary of the article:
Forget the traditional staffing companies and start gigging instead. This is the message from Rasmus Solholm and HR-tech company Gigstr. With investment from Private Equity fund PEQ Invest Gigstr is on a mission to connect students and young professionals via the job app; Gigstr.
On the question if there’s been any critics Solholm answers that the app users all seem to like it. They feel more motivated when they can work more flexibly and tailor their own workweek. Company users such as telecom giant Telia has made Gigstr profitable from year one.
Read the full article (in Swedish) here.