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How to Hire CDL Drivers to Meet Demand

How to Hire CDL Drivers to Meet Demand

Whether you’re a delivery service looking for extra help on daily routes, or a trucking company in need of additional workers to cover line haul shifts, GigSmart can connect you with hourly, skilled workers to meet your business demands. As a Get Workers user, you have access to over 25,000 active CDL drivers who are […]

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COVID-19 Fuels the Gig Economy

COVID-19 Fuels the Gig Economy

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted thousands of businesses, millions of workers and the economy as a whole. While the future is still unknown, the gig economy presents an attractive alternative and a promising future for those looking for local work opportunities. The number of those furloughed, laid off, or shuttered from their jobs continues to […]

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Stay Informed with the new Coronavirus Worker Resource Center

Stay Informed with the new Coronavirus Worker Resource Center

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a stressful time of unknowns for all of us. Unfortunately, many Americans are experiencing reduced hours, furlough, and layoffs. In addition to the added stress of all of this change, we want to be sure you have access to any available benefits and resources you qualify for, and we want […]

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A Guide to Navigating Unemployment in the Midst of COVID-19

A Guide to Navigating Unemployment in the Midst of COVID-19

Updated: September 11, 2020 Although the payments provided through the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program, which boosted payments an extra $600/ week concluded at the end of July, many states are now approved to send workers the extra $300 weekly unemployment benefit from the federal government. The states approved include: To date, 47 states have […]

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How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

We know there’s a lot of fear and uncertainty around Coronavirus (COVID-19) currently. Between the media updates, news stories, and CDC and WHO warnings, it’s understandable. The health and safety of our GigSmart Workers, Requesters, and each other is our top priority, so we wanted to share some recommendations on ways you can better prepare […]

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Introducing the GigSmart One Hour Worker Guarantee

Introducing the GigSmart One Hour Worker Guarantee

If you haven’t done it before, hiring temporary labor through an online marketplace can definitely seem scary. We’ve all heard at least one Craigslist horror story. But I’m here to tell you it’s not all bad. In fact, the number of businesses hiring temporary labor through online marketplaces like GigSmart is growing, and it’s growing […]

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