Does Amazon's pay increase impact all warehouses?

Does Amazon's pay increase impact all warehouses?

Amazon is one of the nation’s biggest employers, and hundreds of thousands of its employees staff fulfillment centers dotted across the United States. In September, the company raised its target for average starting pay to $18 per hour and has had a minimum wage of $15 since 2018. Yet despite Amazon’s dominant position in e-commerce, warehouses are still part of a diverse and competitive logistics industry. 

Announcing our 2022 NACE CPCE Scholarship Winners

Announcing our 2022 NACE CPCE Scholarship Winners

How caregivers can use Instawork to make money on their own terms

How caregivers can use Instawork to make money on their own terms

Caregiving feel like a full-time job, which can make it hard to find time for a career.

With Instawork, you don’t have to choose anymore. You can pick up flexible shifts in hospitality or warehousing. And the best part? You always control your schedule! 

Monthly Labor Market Report - March 2022

Monthly Labor Market Report - March 2022

Every day, the Instawork platform handles thousands of transactions involving businesses and hourly professionals, generating a huge amount of data on hourly pay as well as other aspects of the labor market. This report summarizes some of the major trends in demographics, roles, and worker constraints in regions across the United States.

How Hourly Workers are Migrating Across the U.S.

How Hourly Workers are Migrating Across the U.S.

The Instawork platform offers hourly workers flexibility in time, industry, role, and importantly in location as well. This week we analyze the movements of Instawork Professionals (Pros) within the United States and Canada. 

Encore Catering increases bandwidth with Instawork

Encore Catering increases bandwidth with Instawork

How Instawork helps activewear company DUER get more done

How Instawork helps activewear company DUER get more done

ECEC Report Briefing: Business Costs March 2022

ECEC Report Briefing: Business Costs March 2022

Transactions on the Instawork platform track the wages paid to hourly workers and the total cost of their shifts to local businesses. This briefing focuses on costs to businesses for dozens of occupations in regions across the United States. Data used in this briefing may include data on future shifts that have been booked on the Instawork platform but have not yet taken place.

See No Labor, Hear No Labor

See No Labor, Hear No Labor

This article was originally published by the Wall Street Journal on February 8, 2022 and updated with new data on April 1, 2022.

Hourly workers fall off the government’s radar as they shift from
traditional payrolls to flexible apps.

Employee Spotlight: Kenneth Luu, Director of Business Operations

Employee Spotlight: Kenneth Luu, Director of Business Operations

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.

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