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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.

What Makes A Job Attractive?

What Makes A Job Attractive?
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.