My first child was born three days ago on July 26, 2016. Seconds after he was born, I heard him wailing with his first cry and an emotion of amazement rippled through me. He was so beautiful; it was love at first sight.
Let me introduce you to Tim, a former accountant and small business owner turned Shiftgig Specialist. After working for years in accounting and selling his small business, Tim turned to Shiftgig to explore his passion for the service industry.
Building rapport with your customers is one of the top goals for any salesperson; it allows you to provide great service while increasing sales. Customers appreciate that the conversations feel more genuine and less salesy. How do you go about building rapport with your customers? We’ve gathered some top tips to help you get started.
While summer can be one of the most profitable times of year for those in the service industry, it can also bring high rising temperatures and sweltering heat waves that can add new challenges to your shifts.
Warehouse associates know better than most about the seriousness of “must be able to lift 50+ pounds” in the job description. It’s unsurprising when you learn that improper lifting is one of the top three causes of workplace injuries in the warehouse.
Looking to move up in your workplace? Have an interest in grabbing the attention of your supervisor to expand in your organization? It may be intimidating to concentrate on getting promoted at work, but here are some easy do’s and don’t’s that will help you make a smart and lasting impression at your company.
Did you know that today is Embrace your Geekness day? Really, we didn’t make this up. Visit this page to learn the real definition of a “geek” and suggestions for celebrating it. In honor of the holiday and geekness everywhere, we here at Shiftgig have asked our employees to share with us how they embrace their inner geek.
LeScotcia, known as “L” to her Shiftgig peers, is not the typical Specialist. Originally from Opelousas, LA, she moved to Houston over ten years ago and enrolled at Baylor.
Did you know today marks the second half of the year? Since the first half of the year flew by, we're revisiting the previous six months highlighting how we've grown and new initiatives we've implemented.