The Good Gig / 02.02.17

Uber’s U-Turn to Become a More Compassionate Employer [Podcast]

By Molly Socha
Amid the onslaught of negative press over the years, Uber is making a conscious effort to show passengers and drivers a more compassionate side: offering free rides to homeless veterans heading to interviews and stable jobs for the hearing impaired. Are we seeing a more just and socially-minded Uber? An Uber that is much more than its latest headline? Listen to Episode One of our podcast to find out what Uber is doing to change public perception and what its drivers are saying about the company.

Molly Socha, Senior Editor

Molly came to O9 after working at the Huff Post Partner Studio where she developed branded content for all AOL platforms. Molly has also worked with New York Public Radio, the New Yorker, The New York Times’ Local East Village, Narratively and Mashable. When she's not helping clients tell engaging stories, Molly is honing her stand-up comedy skills.