Lately, almost every conversation I have with an old friend has gone something along the lines of;
Me: "Hey, what's been happening?"
Friend: "Forget about what's been happening.
So I thought, I'd make this post so it can answer the question to anyone that is curious or still doesn't quite get what we do.
Although we’re not a charity, we’re a very purpose driven company with a cause that hits close to home. When I first received the offer to start working in the recruitment industry I was really excited at the thought that I was able to help people find jobs, and relate to business owners in sourcing top talent to help grow their businesses. As time went on however, I realised there were a lot of things I didn’t see eye to eye with in traditional recruitment.
Day in day out I would meet and speak to great candidates, and businesses who needed people, but due to administrative constraints and lack of time there was only so many people and businesses I could actually help. There had to be a better way.
When I was told about the concept of Weploy, it immediately clicked. In utilising technology for human resource, we can solve two major problems:
Having been on all sides of the problem, I joined the team immediately and we went to work with a mission of disrupting the recruitment industry and changing the way the world looked at employment.
Staying true to our values, we’ve now been able to develop the world's fastest and simplest online platform that connects businesses with short term support needs - to a community of pre-vetted, on-demand staff or "Weployees" looking for work. By utilising the app technology, not only are we able to reduce costs for Australian businesses, we’re able to skills-match the best candidates for the job without bias. What I'm most proud about is that we are able to pay our Weployees (what we call our community of workers) at least 10% above the Australian industry award rates.
So there it is. I hope that answers any questions and if you wanted to see the app in action, check out the process in this video. Alternatively, get in touch with us at the link below and myself or a member of the team will be happy to arrange a live demo to show you how it works.
With a Commerce background, a Bachelor of Business Administration and an MBA in Business Consulting and Marketing Analytics, Danish Omar honed his Brand and Project Management skills at a large FMCG company in his native Pakistan. Danish has a knack for communicating insights and using research to gather market insights, drive brand perception and suggest overall improvements. He joined the Weploy platform to find temporary work to fit around his ongoing studies, and here, he reveals a little more about how else Weploy has improved his quality of life.
This talented polymath is an experienced #Gigster and has experienced huge changes in the workforce, despite her diminuitive years. Here, she talks to us a little more about her greatest pleasures, the pros and cons of being a professional freelancer, what she loves most about being a Weployee.
With a strong business development acumen, Sandy is also passionate about equality, environment and animal rights. She believes in using the power of business as a force for good. Sandy aims to show businesses how to create profit for shareholders, whilst harmoniously creating measurable benefits for all stakeholders including people, environment, and animals.