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…

Tech at Work: DE&I at Facebook, Prop 22 and gig worker earnings

Hey, ya’ll. I’m experimenting with a bi-weekly roundup that looks at the state of labor in tech. We’ll use this space to explore topics related to diversity, equity and inclusion, the future of work, issues relating to pay equality, notable personnel changes and much more. This week, we’re looking at Facebook’s civil rights audit, a…

How You Can Identify & Keep Gig Economy Talent

Whether you hire seasonal workers or need an occasional extra hand, the gig economy workforce can be a great tool. To maximize your ROI and capitalize on the time you spend finding new gig workers, you should identify individuals who could be a longer-term solution for your business. Then, ensure they stay engaged by communicating…

What to Consider in Your Job Application Process

There are several types of job searches, from the casual browse to the desperate “pray and spray” method. When you’re looking for income, it may be tempting to keep your options wide open. This works for some job seekers but it might not be the best path for you. Take your time in your job…

Uber UK launches Work Hub for drivers to find other gig jobs during COVID-19

Uber UK has launched a Work Hub for drivers to view a selection of temporary work opportunities with other companies as a way to supplement pandemic-hit ride-hailing earnings during the coronavirus crisis. The Work Hub sits within the Uber driver app and displays offers of work from third party providers — including jobs that involve…

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…

Reopening your business the smart way during COVID-19

Two months ago, businesses shuttered as Americans united to flatten the curve after the coronavirus outbreak. Now, we find our country at a crossroads. Some states are preparing to open their doors while others continue to wait out the storm. Regardless of how close you are to returning to business as usual, consider these points…

How Long Does It Take to Get Paid? | The Gig Economy Roundup

  How to Earn Your Stars and Take Control of Your Gig Economy Score Jobble If you own a business or you’re in charge of hiring, you’ve probably experienced your fair share of employee no-shows. And if you’re someone who wears many hats, the repercussions can take you away from other important managerial responsibilities. 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…