What should I ask job applicants? The Top 5 Screening Questions by Job Type

Social distancing during the pandemic has pushed a lot of companies to hire and recruit through digital means. Whether you are conducting a phone interview or are providing job screening questions for an applicant to answer online, you need to make sure you are asking valuable and useful questions to help separate quality applicants from…

Benefits for Gig Workers: Q&A on Jobble Perks

In 2020, there was a severe increase in the number of Americans that turned to the gig economy for supplemental income. They join millions of gig workers who are constantly searching for temporary, hourly or freelance gigs that fit their flexible schedules. One common criticism of the gig economy is the lack of protections and…

5 things you can do to get more job applicants

Millions of Americans have felt pandemic layoffs and business closures impact their careers in 2020. Many have turned to the gig economy to stay afloat. A study by Upwork found that 24% more people entered the gig economy this summer than in previous years. Gig workers are an alternate hiring solution for businesses trying to…

Can Patreon/Twitch Drive the Gig Economy?

While pop culture has often equated self-employment with unemployment, freelance work is a reality for a growing number of Americans. A 2017 survey by Edelman Intelligence concluded that a majority of Americans — especially those living in urban areas — would be freelancers by 2027. Now the coronavirus pandemic is giving rise to a freelance…

Upshifter of the Week: Andrea M

Upshifter of the Week: Andrea M! We are excited to announce Andrea M from Columbus as our Upshifter of the Week. She’s worked over 159 shifts through Upshift working over 1600 hours in both the hospitality and light industrial sectors! Tell us a bit about yourself.  My name is Andrea Mason, and I from Columbus,…

Upshifter of the Week: Robert L

Upshifter of the Week: Robert L! We are proud to announce that our Upshifter of the Week is Robert L from Cincinnati.  Tell us a bit about yourself.  My name is Robert, and I am 42 years young! I enjoy playing basketball at the Y or picking up games in the park in my free…

How the Gig Economy Supports Generation X and Baby Boomers

Although flexible work is often associated with younger generations, recent studies show that gig work is not restricted to people early in their working lives. It has benefits for all ages engaged with the workforce. There are several reasons that workers in their 50s and older can find success in the evolving gig economy. In…

How the Gig Economy Supports Generation X and Baby Boomers

Although flexible work is often associated with younger generations, recent studies show that gig work is not restricted to people early in their working lives. It has benefits for all ages engaged with the workforce. There are several reasons that workers in their 50s and older can find success in the evolving gig economy. In…

How the Gig Economy Supports Generation X and Baby Boomers

Although flexible work is often associated with younger generations, recent studies show that gig work is not restricted to people early in their working lives. It has benefits for all ages engaged with the workforce. There are several reasons that workers in their 50s and older can find success in the evolving gig economy. In…

Jobble: Dedicated to Empowering the Gig Economy

With millions of Americans struggling with unemployment right now in the midst of the global pandemic, many of them are turning to the gig economy for flexible work and paychecks. Jobble is dedicated to empowering the gig economy by providing jobs and exclusive deals. We’re here to help you do more than just make ends…

Jobble: Dedicated to Empowering the Gig Economy

With millions of Americans struggling with unemployment right now in the midst of the global pandemic, many of them are turning to the gig economy for flexible work and paychecks. Jobble is dedicated to empowering the gig economy by providing jobs and exclusive deals. We’re here to help you do more than just make ends…

Why Over-hiring for Gigs is Your Key to Success

Starting to engage with the gig economy can be intimidating. You’ll have to consider hiring workers you have no history with. Your decisions will be based on a gig worker’s reputation (stars, reviews, experience, etc). With a brand new pool of applicants, it’s inevitable that you’ll experience a “No Call, No Show” or a “No…

Why Over-hiring for Gigs is Your Key to Success

Starting to engage with the gig economy can be intimidating. You’ll have to consider hiring workers you have no history with. Your decisions will be based on a gig worker’s reputation (stars, reviews, experience, etc). With a brand new pool of applicants, it’s inevitable that you’ll experience a “No Call, No Show” or a “No…