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BlueCrew Top Employers of 2017

BlueCrew Top Employers of 2017

The Rise Of Multichannel Ecommerce Fulfillment

The Rise Of Multichannel Ecommerce Fulfillment
How Marketplaces And FBA Are Changing The Ecommerce Fulfillment Landscape

Employee Orientation & Training

Employee Orientation & Training
Phones Screens, Training, & Skills Assessment - With a completely redesigned screening and training process, BlueCrew team members are more prepared than ever and ready to jump into work.

BlueCrew "Points and Promo" Structure

BlueCrew "Points and Promo" Structure
The BlueCrew “Points and Promo” structure is the answer to sustainable career advancement, giving employees the opportunity to grow in responsibility, wage, and title within BlueCrew.

50% of all jobs are rejected due to location, not low pay

50% of all jobs are rejected due to location, not low pay
BlueCrew aggregates valuable data on why workers decide to accept certain jobs and refuse others. Factors that impact a worker’s decision include its location, pay, length of the assignment, the type of assignment and the specific company making the offer.

Unlocking Flexible Staffing: The Zephyr Express Story

Unlocking Flexible Staffing: The Zephyr Express Story
"BlueCrew has changed the way we fill temporary positions, particularly during our peak times of business," said Dan Lucht, General Manager, Zephyr Express, a California-based fine wine storage and delivery service. "During the Super Bowl week, BlueCrew workers played a critical role in helping us meet the high demand for wine deliveries."

Why it pays to be a W2

Why it pays to be a W2
BlueCrew hires everyone as a W2 employee so that we are able to keep all our workers fully insured, fully IRS compliant, and ensure all our workers keep as much money as possible at the end of the day. Here are the key benefits of being a W2 worker.

BlueCrew 2015 Growth

BlueCrew 2015 Growth
BlueCrew experienced some exciting growth in the Bay Area in 2015. By collecting data about our workers' locations as they sign up to our platform, we can present a time-lapse map of our workforce growth and create a snapshot of the market dynamics for labor in the area.

Uber Ruling: 3 Things Companies That Employ 1099 Contractors Need To Know

Uber Ruling: 3 Things Companies That Employ 1099 Contractors Need To Know
Issues to take away from the new Uber worker misclassification ruling in CA. If you business hires 1099 contractors, it is wise to acknowledge your compliance and exposure risk to protect your business when the EDD or IRS look into your business.