How To Answer the Interview Question, “Why are you a good fit?”

While hiring companies can ask any number of questions when you’re applying to a job, almost all of them will ask some version of, “Why are you a good fit?” With so many ways to answer this broad interview question, it can be difficult to feel confident that your response will stand out from the…

How to Earn Your Stars and Take Control of Your Gig Economy Score

“What’s your Uber rating?” We’ve all been there. The moment you launch your app, navigate to the corner of your screen, and hope your rating is higher than the person who just asked. Whether it was an epic coffee spill or a 45-minute phone call with aunt Debbie, your perfect 5.0 has now transitioned to…

How to Prevent No Shows

You’ve spent hours sourcing and screening the perfect person for your job and are confident in the candidate you’ve selected. They’re a culture fit, they have the experience, even confirmed their shift, everything seems perfect… and then the candidate no-shows. Now you’re scrambling to find a replacement, and are suddenly back to square one. If…

How to Address Employment Gaps with Hiring Companies

A few generations ago, it was common to see someone settle into their career and spend the majority of their working years at the same company, maybe even in the same role. It used to be seen as a sign of loyalty and stability. Nowadays, it’s more common to see resumes with multiple jobs for…

Digital Screening & The Rise of the ‘Interactive Job Interview’

In the past, if you needed to hire 100, 1000 or 5,000 people, you would hold a job fair. Your company would meet, interview, and review their resume and references–a process that was both time consuming and expensive, to only yield mixed results. But now, as essential businesses need to hire hundreds of thousands of…

How to Find, Hire & Protect Workers During a Pandemic

Americans are being advised to practice social distancing and, in some cases, shelter in place as COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc on the economy. Hundreds of thousands of Americans are out of work and worried about where their next paycheck will come from. Meanwhile, essential businesses are still open and are seeing an incredible spike…

How to Put On Safe Events During a Pandemic

If you walk into your local pharmacy today, you’ll be lucky if you see any surgical masks or hand sanitizer sitting on the shelves. As the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread, fear and panic has started to guide what we buy and where we go. According to the Centers for Disease Control and…

What sets Jobble apart in the gig world?

The gig economy’s boom is being driven by technology, resulting in a world where millions of workers are using apps and websites to find independent work. According to 2018 Gallup research, 36% of all U.S. workers participated in the gig economy in some capacity. Financial service company Payoneer reports that 70% of freelancers find their…

How To Fill Up Your Work Schedule (Without Overbooking)

When you open the Jobble app, you hold hundreds of different job opportunities in the palm of your hand. With endless possibilities, the board can be a little overwhelming. It’s easy to get caught up in applications and coordinating dates but it’s important to keep yourself organized so you can fill your schedule with flexible…

How to Get (and Stay) Prepared for Your Shift

It’s hard to describe the thrill and pride you feel when you open an email that says ‘You’re Hired!’ First, there’s excitement for a new opportunity you’ve now gained access to. Then, there’s pride because you were selected from a pool of other applicants. But after, maybe there’s a little bit of nervousness as you…