Announcing our 2022 NACE CPCE Scholarship Winners
At Instawork, we know that catering and events are challenging, but fulfilling work. No one works harder to make special occasions spectacular and seamless than passionate hospitality professionals.
In the ever-evolving hospitality industry, ambitious individuals often continue to build their skills through certifications like the NACE Certified Professional Catering Executive (CPCE). To help support two dynamic individuals with this opportunity, Instawork partnered with the Foundation of NACE to create a CPCE Scholarship.
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!
What it's like working at a country club
What do you think about when you picture a country club? Probably swimming pools, golf courses, spas, and fine dining. Do you imagine yourself being successful there? You should! Country clubs need plenty of talented, hard-working professionals to staff these grand, high-end properties and keep them running smoothly.
What does flexible work really mean for hospitality workers?
“Flexible work” is a hot topic these days. As life gets closer to normal, many employees don’t want to return to the office after nearly two years of working from home. They’re fighting for more flexibility, including remote options.
But for hospitality professionals—working from home was never a possibility. Does that mean you can’t have “flexible work” too?
No, not at all. With platforms like Instawork, hospitality workers can have flexibility. It just looks a little different from an office worker’s options.
Let us explain.
7 of the most common self-employment tax questions, answered
Taxes can be confusing — especially when you’re an independent contractor. When you work for yourself, rather than a company, the way you do taxes is different. And if you previously only filed taxes as a W-2 employee, it might feel like a whole new ball game. So if you have questions about how taxes work for the self-employed, you’re definitely not alone.
Possible federal tax deductions for independent contractors
Let’s be honest: Taxes aren’t exactly most people’s idea of a good time. So it’s understandable if you don’t want to spend more time on taxes than you have to. But when you fly through your taxes just to get them over with, you can often pay a steep price — literally.