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Gig Add-Ons for Background Checked Workers Now Available

Gig Add-Ons for Background Checked Workers Now Available

Most companies require some type of background check or verification in the early stages of their hiring process. By initially vetting candidates, some are excluded too early in the process, reducing the overall size of the labor pool. This can be disadvantageous to the company trying to hire. At GigSmart, we want to make work […]

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Holiday Shopping Trends & How They Affect Your Staffing Strategy

Holiday Shopping Trends & How They Affect Your Staffing Strategy

From the twinkling lights that line Downtown Denver, to the Peppermint Mochas that ultimately wear me down and convince me to go to Starbucks, I am personally a huge fan of the holidays. But, for business owners and managers, the holidays can be jaded by the staffing stress of finding seasonal workers. I know this […]

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Get Access to More Gigs by Becoming a Verified Worker

Get Access to More Gigs by Becoming a Verified Worker

GigSmart and Checkr, a national background check provider, have partnered to offer optional worker verification for Get Gigs Workers. Verified Workers can make more money, build trust, and stand out from other applicants. Worker verification is completely free and gives you access to more Gigs! To become a Verified Worker, you’ll need to select your […]

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How To Quickly Find & Hire Local, Skilled Residential Workers

How To Quickly Find & Hire Local, Skilled Residential Workers

We’ve all been there. Well, actually very recently, I was there. My boyfriend went downstairs to run a load of laundry and found a nice pool of standing water blocking his path to our washer. A few phone calls and several hours later, a very polite plumber was giving me some not so polite news: […]

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4 Ways Veteran Workers Can Benefit Your Business

4 Ways Veteran Workers Can Benefit Your Business

Originally called Armistice Day, Veterans Day fell on November 11 because that was when the Armistice that ended World War I was signed. But in 1954, the holiday was changed from “Armistice Day” to “Veterans Day” to honor all veterans serving in all wars. At GigSmart, we’d like to thank and celebrate all veterans today […]

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3 Labor Realities & How to Thrive in the Midst of Them

3 Labor Realities & How to Thrive in the Midst of Them

Hiring is tough, especially today. Businesses across America are experiencing challenges sourcing labor across many industries and skill sets. There is a war for talent taking place today. Let’s talk about three reasons why: Low Unemployment: While a low unemployment rate is good news for job seekers, it can spell trouble for employers. The competition […]

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