Apps have turned restaurant work into a gig-economy hustle

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Apps have turned restaurant work into a gig-economy hustle

Here’s how one cook chases a paycheck
Zia Sheikh preps food at Little Beet Table in New York during a gig booked with the Pared app.
Zia Sheikh packs the tools he takes to cooking gigs.
Zia Sheikh preps food with sous-chef Elvis De Leon.
In three weeks of cooking gigs, Zia Sheikh averaged $755.43 a week in pay.
Zia Sheikh heads home after his restaurant gig.
Zia Sheikh sharpens his favorite knife after his gig.

Apps have turned restaurant work into a gig-economy hustle

Zia Sheikh preps food at Little Beet Table in New York during a gig booked with the Pared app.
Zia Sheikh packs the tools he takes to cooking gigs.
Zia Sheikh preps food with sous-chef Elvis De Leon.
In three weeks of cooking gigs, Zia Sheikh averaged $755.43 a week in pay.
Zia Sheikh heads home after his restaurant gig.
Zia Sheikh sharpens his favorite knife after his gig.
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