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Can the Food & Beverage Sector Adopt Gig Workers or On-Demand Staffing Solutions?

The rise of digital on-demand platforms and services, combined with the ubiquitous availability of digital communications, has fostered a gig economy with the capability for many people to work when they want, where they want, and how they want. A gig economy is a workforce in which a full-time...


ExtraHourz’s Programmatic Approaches with Staffing Challenges

Whether the business is small or large, business owners still face the challenges of short staff and high turnover rates in the food and beverage (F&B) industry. One of the most effective ways to overcome staffing challenges is utilizing the right job boards that give the hiring managers...


What Makes ExtraHourz Unique?

The ExtraHourz platform meets the expectations and lifestyle of modern digital and gig economy workers by enabling Job Providers to post urgent shift based needs to local, eager, and qualified Job Seekers. The ExtraHourz platform is designed to assist the Job Provider with saving time in applicant...


I Need Help. Can Someone Just Raise Their Hand

As a business owner in the restaurant industry, my biggest challenge is not finding workers, but getting urgent reliefs for staff shortages caused by employee callouts, no-shows or unanticipated terminations. Our restaurant industry is already experiencing annual turnover rates exceeding 100%...


Make your summer productive with part-time jobs

Long breaks from school are what college students look forward to every semester. The time is nearing where students leave their stresses behind, experience long summer nights and plan trips to the beach. We all dream of being free from responsibility, but balance is key. Balancing your summer...


The Gig Economy

The gig economy has been around for quite some time but gig work has always been perceived as an unreliable source for income for most. With the rise of companies like Uber and DoorDash, more gig-like opportunities became available for those looking for flexible work arrangements or supplemental...


How ExtraHourz is shaking up the traditional hiring process

Extrahourz is an on-demand location-based software platform which connects users (Job Seekers and Job Providers) based on their immediate staffing needs and availability. Business owners can hire staff based on actual business requirements, such as increased delivery demand, staffing shortages, and...


Let’s Think Big. Gig-jobs Don’t Have to Require Transportation

Dear Job Seekers: Are you trying to supplement your income, but are challenged with the ability to do 2-3 part-time jobs which often conflict with other priorities in your life? Do you wish you could grab some side jobs or few more shifts, so you can earn extra money to spend on Christmas gifts,...


How To Get Hired for the Holiday Seasons

In-person job interviews are slowly becoming a way of the past. In our new gig economy, your ‘digital’ resume usually has been seen by an employer before you even walk in the door. If you have a Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account, think of the perception that you have presented,...