5 Tips for Make Way Day 2021

Happy Make Way Day 2021! To mark Make Way Day 2021 Get The Shifts’ Ann Marie shares her top tips for making Ireland more accessible for those with access issues.   This is the day that Ireland uses to highlight the everyday problems faced by people with access issues when trying to get around and … Read more

Hospitality Staff Shortages? Bring Your Adaptability To A Whole New Level With Get The Shifts

Last week, the AIB published research which showed that the Transport/ Tourism/ Leisure sector recorded exceptionally strong growth in June, as hospitality started to reopen. Since the 2nd June, hotels, guesthouses and B&Bs have been able to accept non-essential guests again, while pubs and restaurants began offering outdoor service from the 7th June. Hotels, in … Read more

It’s a Match! FRS Recruitment and Get the Shifts Have Paired Up

Leading Irish recruitment company FRS Recruitment has purchased Clare based tech start-up Get the Shifts. FRS will use the acquisition to further grow its market share of the temporary staffing market in Ireland and use the platform to expand into international markets.     Previously dubbed the ‘Tinder for jobs’, Get the Shifts provides on demand temporary … Read more

Skills Your CV Can Benefit From

According to resect reports, 75% of HR professional admit this is a shortage of skills in candidates for job openings. But what do they mean by ‘skills’? Skills are your natural talents and expertise you develop to perform a task or job. Life skills help you to deal with daily tasks in all areas of … Read more

How to Ace a Phone Interview

You CV was top-notch, and you’ve caught a potential employer’s attention. Now they want to get to know you better. But thanks to Covid-19, the first step in the interview process is now a phone interview. So what do you need to do, and know, to ace a phone interview? Here are our top tips:  … Read more

Virtual Event Staff

Get the Shifts is delighted to now offer support staff for virtual events! In January 2021, Davis Events contacted us to put together a team of Superstars for the chat team for their virtual event. Our Superstars were all able to work from home as they monitored the online chat for the event and engaged … Read more

The Road to Becoming a Get the Shifts’ Superstar

At Get the Shifts we pride ourselves on providing our clients with skilled and experienced temporary staff! Have you ever wondered how you become a Get the Shifts’ Superstar? Or maybe you want to know how well-vetted our Superstars are? Here’s our process, step-by-step:  Applicants apply through our website, through Indeed or by emailing their … Read more

Lockdown Cocktails

5 cocktails you can make at home regardless of skill level! We asked some of our Mixology Team for cocktails you can make at home either during the last 2 weeks of lockdown or when entertaining over the festive period! We’ve got classics like a Mojito, a Champagne cocktail and a non-alcoholic!  NOT SO COSMO … Read more

Hospitality Staffing After Lockdown

Nearly a year since we first heard of Coronavirus, Lockdown 2 lifts in Ireland on December 1st and while we would encourage everyone to act responsibly and safely, we know that hospitality venues will see a pick-up in their trade – we, for one, are looking forward to someone else cooking the dinner and cleaning up … Read more

Interview With Our Superstars

As we’ve said, there are lots of benefits of being a Get the Shifts Superstar – but don’t take our word for it! We asked two of our Superstars to tell us about their experience. When did you start working with Get the Shifts?Avril: November 2019Raymond: August 2018 What do you like about Get the … Read more