Improve Venue Staff Scheduling

Staffing a venue is tough.  There are so many different jobs that need to be filled, qualifications that need to be met, union rules (deep breath), seasonality, and not to mention a less-than-regularly repeating scheduling.  Getting organized and staying connected are...

Shiftboard is Ready for Spring

A few weeks ago, good ‘ol Punxsutawny Phil predicted an early spring in 2011.  The Shiftboard offices are in Seattle, where we are skeptical about the weather (still hopeful) however thrilled about the thought of spring only a few weeks away.  Why? Because...

Recent Grads and the Changing Workforce

We’ve spent the month of January blogging about how the workforce is changing.  You can read about it anywhere but the fact is nearly every American has either experienced first hand or knows people whose lives and careers have significantly changed in the past few...