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Interviewing tips: 2 interview questions you’re not asking that you should be


When conducting interviews, we all know how important it is to ask open-ended, behavior-focused questions to get the most valuable information from applicants to make assessments about their viability as a potential employees.  We’ve all either asked or been asked the typical interview questions: What are your weaknesses? Why do you want to work here? […]

U.S. News & World Reports: 3 Free Apps to Boost Your Job Search

Arnie Fertig, a U.S. News Careers blogger, suggests another app: Snagajob. ​This app, which has the same name as its website, caters to job seekers looking for hourly work. According to its iTunes description, you can search and apply to over 350,000 jobs in industries ranging from restaurants to retail and customer service. ​ Read […]

What are some signs an employee is going to quit?


“Ask Snagajob” gives employers the opportunity to get real answers to their recruiting and hiring questions.  “What are some signs an employee is going to quit?” -Sarah P. Handling employee turnover can be a tough, ongoing process. Typically, it’s unexpected, which can leave a burden on you and your team. Catching the warning signs that […]

Country Music Singer/Songwriter Tyler Rich Wins Snagajob’s 2015 The Hourly Gig Competition

Rich to open live for country music singer Brett Eldredge on July 24 RICHMOND, Va., July 17, 2015 – Snagajob, America’s number one spot for hourly work, has announced the winner of its 2015 The Hourly Gig competition, which gives aspiring musicians the opportunity to showcase their talents on a national stage. Tyler Rich, a […]

Snagajob, America’s Number One Spot for Hourly Work, Announces Opening of Arlington, Va., Office

New office location brings high-demand tech jobs to D.C. metro area; fulfills company’s need for expansion beyond Richmond ARLINGTON, Va., July 15, 2015 – Snagajob, America’s number one spot for hourly work, has expanded its business operations to now include an office in Arlington, Va. The new space, located at 1110 North Glebe Road, Suite 220, […]

Global Cash Card and Snagajob Partner to Offer a Cutting Edge, Easy to Use Paycard Solution

RICHMOND, Va., – Global Cash Card, the proven specialist in customized paycard solutions, and Snagajob, America’s number one spot for hourly work, announced today they have partnered to provide an award-winning alternative to issuing payroll checks by using paycards. “Our new partnership enables us to reach many new employees who don’t have a bank account for various reasons,” said […]

The Jimmy John’s Franchise Association (JJFA) to offer Snagajob services to members at discounted rates

After successful partnership with over 500 Jimmy John’s Franchise locations, JJFA endorses Snagajob Sourcing, Hiring Manager, and Onboarding products  RICHMOND, Va., July 14, 2015 – Snagajob, America’s number one spot for hourly work, announces a new agreement with the Jimmy John’s Franchise Association (JJFA) that will endorse Snagajob’s suite of hiring solutions, including Sourcing, Hiring […]

Snagajob and Country Music Singer Brett Eldredge Announce Fourth Annual The Hourly Gig Finalists

Public voting now open to determine which of the five finalists will be crowned The Hourly Gig winner and get to perform live during Eldredge’s July 24 concert RICHMOND, Va., July 7, 2015 – Snagajob, America’s number one spot for hourly work, today announced the five finalists for its fourth annual The Hourly Gig contest, designed […]

How to give your employees independence without losing control

As we all are celebrating our nation’s Independence Day, it’s also a good time to consider ways to give your employees independence too. You may be slightly apprehensive, but it can be mutually beneficial. Employees will feel empowered and motivated, while gaining valuable leadership skills. You, on the other hand, will be able to establish […]

4th Annual Hourly Gig: Do you have a rockstar on staff?


At Snagajob, we know that there are many hourly-paid workers are trying to make ends meet while trying to break into the music industry. Each year, Snagajob teams up with a famous musician to give those workers a shot at playing their music for thousands. We’ve had a landscaper, makeup artists and a police officer […]