Tag Archives: gigs

  • Google Self-Driving Vehicle Operator: World’s Easiest Job?

    Google Self-Driving Vehicle Operator: World’s Easiest Job?

    No, this isn’t a joke.  Google is actually looking to hire “self-driving vehicle operators,” despite the obvious oxymoron built into the phrase. Nevertheless, a Google self-driving vehicle operator needs to be college-educated, able to type at least 40 words a minute, and willing to sit in a car from between 6 to 8 hours a day. The point […]

  • Amazon Flex: Make Money Delivering Packages for Amazon

    Amazon Flex: Make Money Delivering Packages for Amazon

    One of the entities at the forefront of the predicted “gig-based economy” is Amazon with a new program that’s kind of like Uber or Lyft but for delivering packages to Amazon customers. It’s called Amazon Flex, which allows users to deliver packages within their own scheduled blocks of time for $18-$25 an hour. A little […]