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5 Questions with Our Founder

Earlier this month, we launched three major additions to our platform: Occupational Accident Insurance (OAI) for all workers in eligible states Membership into the Independent Contractor Benefit Association (ICBA) for access to discounted healthcare coverage Self-Background Checks and Motor Vehicle Reports available directly through your Band of Hands profile To add more context around these important …

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Three Huge Steps Forward: Insurance, Benefits and Easy Background Checks

At Band Of Hands, our mission is to create the world’s best platform for connecting Independent Workers and Job Posters. In order to do that, we know there are important logistical questions that must be answered. So that’s why we are proud to announce three major updates that promise improved confidence with our two-sided marketplace.  …

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Office

Spring has officially sprung on us this week, which means the pressure to jump start your annual cleanup is here. While you may be leaping to grab your Swiffer and rubber gloves to clean your home, you may want to first start by cleaning your office since that’s where you spend the majority of your …

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Why Temp Agencies are Outdated

Temp and Staffing agencies have been around for a very long time, some as early as the late 1800’s.  Since its inception, there hasn’t been much of a change as to how the Temp Agency business model is operated. With an estimated $163 billion of revenue in 2017,  rising projections listed for the following years, …

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First Impression: Creating a Profile That Gets You Hired!

Jobs can come and go rather quickly on the Band Of Hands platform. While you may be applying to every single one and wondering, why haven’t I been hired yet, it’s likely that you’re missing one key element – completing your user profile. Leaving your User Profile blank has been a top reason as to …

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How to Utilize Band Of Hands Help + Support!

Like any power tool or machinery, it’s probably best to read the owners manual from time to time to make sure you know how to fully operate it without seriously injuring yourself. Lucky for you, it’s not necessary to grab a BandAid when using the Band Of Hands Platform, but you may need some assistance, …

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Announcing: The Band Of Hands Android App!

  Your valuable feedback was heard loud and clear! The emails, social media posts, surveys, and phone calls were heard. The message was simple – build an Android app… And we’re here to deliver! We are thrilled to formally announce the Band Of Hands’ official app for Android is available for download, which allows you to …

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We’re Live with Rise Up Radio!

This past week, Band Of Hands CEO, Aziz Badra, had the opportunity to sit down with our friends from AmeriWorks, President, Kurt Wittmayer, and Support the Enlisted Project (STEP) President, Tony Teravainen on Rise Up Radio! Aziz talked about how Band Of Hands began, the idea behind it and how our partnerships with amazing organizations are …

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