Dr. Daniel Altman joins Instawork as Chief Economist

Dr. Daniel Altman joins Instawork as Chief Economist

7 ways to boost your career with Instawork in 2022

7 ways to boost your career with Instawork in 2022

With the holidays coming to a close, your pocketbook is probably feeling the effects. And as the New Year begins, there’s no better time to think about boosting your career. Fortunately, Instawork can help you in both areas.

Employee Spotlight: Keith Chapman, General Counsel

Employee Spotlight: Keith Chapman, General Counsel

Our mission at Instawork is to create economic opportunities for local businesses and professionals, globally. In order to achieve that mission, we have built a team composed of talented and hard-working individuals who are passionate about connecting skilled hourly professionals with local businesses who need their services.

What it's like to work for a caterer

What it's like to work for a caterer

Imagine being part of a team that makes weddings, conferences, and celebrations unforgettable. Or maybe even hosting musicians at a concert venue, or famous actors and socialites at a charity ball. Caterers make special events like this elegant and seamless — but they can’t do it alone. To deliver a great experience, they need a dedicated team of skilled professionals.

Instawork highlighted as example of ‘American ingenuity’ on CBS Evening News

Instawork highlighted as example of ‘American ingenuity’ on CBS Evening News

Instawork was featured on CBS Evening News last week, with a focus on how we’ve created economic opportunity in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic for both the Partners and Professionals that use our platform.

How to book the right Instawork shifts for you

How to book the right Instawork shifts for you

One of the things Pros love about Instawork is that it puts them in control. At most jobs, you have to follow the schedule assigned to you by your manager. But with Instawork, you get to choose what you do, who you work for, and when you work.

[Case study] AE&ES rebuilds their events business with a flexible labor force

[Case study] AE&ES rebuilds their events business with a flexible labor force

Gary Bordman, owner and Chief Interactive Designer of Amusement, Exhibit & Event Services (or AE&ES), takes fun seriously. In addition to having grown up in the carnival industry, he’s been providing game and amusement experiences for events, conventions, trade shows, meetings, and more for over 20 years.

13 Ideas for boosting warehouse retention rates

13 Ideas for boosting warehouse retention rates

Whether your warehouse employees are in-house or temporary, you should always create an environment that makes them want to stick around. Having a team of high-performing in-house employees, or a roster of your favorite Instawork Professionals you can call on regularly, reduces the time you need to spend searching for and onboarding new workers — which, in turn, saves money and boosts productivity. But as we all know, retention is easier said than done.

Side hustles to earn extra money this holiday season

Side hustles to earn extra money this holiday season

Being low on cash during the holidays is tough. If you overspend, you might have to dip into savings. But if you underspend, you might feel like you’re missing out. The solution? Find a way to earn more!

What working in a warehouse is like

What working in a warehouse is like

Whether you realize it or not, warehouses play an important role in our daily lives. They help supply us with the food we eat, the clothes we wear, and the gifts we buy. Working in a warehouse is also a great way to earn extra money, especially during the holiday season.

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