7 things your competitors know about winning customers

Customer acquisition is the process of attracting new customers to a business. In marketing, acquiring and retaining customers are the two most important things to sustaining growth — but only 44% of companies concentrate their marketing efforts on customer acquisition. While there are many methods you can apply to get more eyeballs on your brand,…

4 questions to ask before you begin freelancing full-time

Full-time freelancing is a perfect storm of independence, excitement, adventure, hard work, responsibilities, and challenges. If you’re considering taking the full-time freelancing leap, here are a few essential questions, both of a financial and personal nature, that you should ask yourself before you become fully airborne. What Are You Trying to Accomplish? First and foremost,…

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…

New Essential Jobs Are Here | The Gig Economy Roundup

  Digital Screening & the Rise of the ‘Interactive Job Interview’ Jobble The sudden shift in hiring demand and practices is unprecedented and businesses need to pivot quickly to adapt. These two practices can help you quickly sort and source workers in an efficient and digital process and even have them on-site next-day.    …

How to Protect Yourself on the Job During a Pandemic

With all of the news outlets telling you to practice “social distancing” and to stay and work from home, you’re among millions of people asking themselves the same questions. “Can I afford to stay home and not work?” “If I do work…is it safe?” Concerts, sporting events, schools, offices–they’ve all come to a stop. But…

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…