Photo by Szabolcs: photo of typewriter to symbolise switching from brand ambassador to manager photo of typewriter to symbolise switching from brand ambassador to manager

Making the switch from brand ambassador to campaign manager

Whilst there are some who are perfectly content in their current roles, there will always be others who wonder if the grass is greener on the other side. Or maybe we should say, there some folk thinking of leaving the grassy fields of experiential staffing behind for the cosy interiors of the management office. Perhaps you’ve seen the managers swinging …

I love my job

Your Staffers’ Top 4 Questions

I’m Watu’s Customer Happiness rep which means you guys mean everything to me. Well – almost everything. I also have to take into account all your staffers, which is a mere 25,000 or so people. With direct access to support, your staff can send us their questions without you playing the middleman. If you’re picturing us trawling through thousands of …

Better job locations

Knowing where you work is as important as when you have to be there. That’s why we significantly improved the way we manage job locations in Watu. Like before, you can just enter the address in a simple text form: but it is better if you provide more accurate information by expanding the form: You can give locations a label, …

Signing off on Job Dates

So, you’ve scheduled your job, booked your staff, big day comes, everyone shows up on time, the event goes wonderful and your client loves you! Now what? Well… You’ll have to pay all these people at some point for the marvellous job they did, and we wouldn’t want Watu to just decide to pay without some supervision, would we? Introducing: Job …

Inviting staffers to a job

A wonderful new version of jobs is in the pipeline and some of you have seen it and fallen in love with it. We are working around the clock to release it, but in the meantime, we are also improving the current version of jobs that you are already using in Watu. You might be asking yourself, didn’t you already …

Exporting applicants from a job and improved staffer engagement

The Watu job market functions as your own internal job board, creating time efficiencies for your managers by enabling your staffers to view all live work in the agency and apply for work that excites and suits them. The job market take significant strides in changing agency traffic from outbound (expensive) to inbound (cost effective).  Whilst competitor agencies spend their …

Job Market: How Staff Apply

In our last post we showed you how you can quickly and easily write a job opportunity and post it to your job board.  This feature gives your staff community greater transparency on the job opportunities live in your agency and means that managers now have access to staff who are interested in the job, available, and engaged (people work …