It’s Official: Shiftgig is One of Chicago’s Best Places to Work!

It’s important to us that we cultivate a motivated team that cares about our product and our core values. Without that, we wouldn’t be where we are today. Shiftgig is proud to announce we have been included in Built In Chicago’s list of Best Small Companies to Work for in 2020! Built In’s Best Places…

Reflections on a Transformative Year at Shiftgig

2019 was a busy year for Shiftgig. There was no shortage of change, big and small, but we are so excited about what we’ve accomplished and where we are headed in 2020.  2019: A Year of Transformation for Shiftgig First, let’s recap the biggest change we faced this year. We started 2019 as a staffing…

Recruiters: What Would You Do With 4 More Hours?

Recruiters are the backbone of the staffing industry. However, that means recruiters hold a tremendous amount of responsibility that can be extremely overwhelming. If you got four hours back in a work day – what would you do with it? Here’s a hot take: Technology-enabled processes allow recruiters to spend more time empowering their clients…

Now, Now, Now: Trends from Staffing World 2019

I know “what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” but I can’t help myself. I got so many amazing takeaways from Staffing World 2019. This is my 3rd time attending Staffing World, and this might have been the best one yet. (Well done, American Staffing Association!) I was blown away by the keynote from Becky…

UberWorks is Here: Adapt or Get Left Behind

It’s no surprise the gig economy has proven lucrative for companies like Uber as they continue to enter new verticals despite their humble beginnings as a ride-hailing service. UberWorks – a new segment of Uber Technologies Inc. launched in Chicago this week – offering contingent work opportunities “that fit your schedule while getting paid in…