HOUSE | hous/ | noun | a place built for people to live in HOME | /hōm/ | noun | an environment offering security and happiness This year at TaskRabbit, one question was on everyone’s mind: how do I turn my house into a home? We dove deep into the data and thankfully, there are about a million ways to do so. Home isn’t just where the heart is – it’s where the office, the gym, and the movie theater is. It’s where we meditate, throw dance parties, grow our own vegetables and make art. In 2021, we learned that home isn’t just a place; it’s a verb. 2021 At a Glance We experienced unprecedented growth in tasks – our best year yet. Bonjour! Hola! Guten Tag! Oi! Ciao! Globally, we expanded into 57 cities across 5 countries: France, Spain, Germany, Portugal, and Italy. We operate in thousands of cities across eight countries. The clients we helped this year grew substantially. 1.1 million+ clients served 70% increase YOY As did our community of Taskers, which …
A few months ago, our fearless leader, Ania Smith, announced that she was mandating a company-wide, week-long vacation for employees from October 11-15. It also happened to coincide with World Mental Health Day on October 10. Coincidence? We think not. As a “people first” company, the message was clear: we care deeply about our employees’ well-being and will take action to give them the support they need. Because most everyone was off during the same time, we didn’t worry about returning to a backlog of work and truly enjoyed our vacations! Check out what we did! Ariel – Bend, Oregon It’s officially fall in Bend, OR. The sun is out, the air is crisp and the leaves are changing colors – so I spent as much time as possible enjoying the great outdoors during my week off. My favorite activity was hiking the Broken Top Crater Trail. From snowy mountain peaks to a deep blue glacial lake, this hike served up all the views! It was amazing to have time off to reset and recharge …
We’re giving back to small grassroots organizations this Giving Tuesday through TaskRabbit For Good’s (TR4G) community grant program. Meet the spring 2020 grant winners.
Virtual tasks are fully remote and performed over the phone, on a video call, or through live chat.
While it’s important for everyone to practice social distancing right now, you might still have essential tasks that need to get done, like grocery shopping and picking up medicine.
We’re proud to introduce Tasks for Good, which connects vulnerable individuals and organizations with local Taskers who are donating their time and skills to support their communities.
Hoy expandimos el proyecto Buenas Tareas a 20 ciudades en seis países para hacer justamente eso. Buenas Tareas conecta a personas y entidades vulnerables, así como grupos de riesgo, con taskers locales que donan su tiempo y habilidades para ayudar a sus comunidades.
Whether it’s a small task or a large project with many parts, log and get help with your to-dos using the “My to-do list” feature.
From home tours to wacky tasks to DIY inspiration, here are the Hutch pieces you loved most this year.
We scoured the US and UK for unsung local heroes and surprised them with Taskers to help make their holiday wishes come true.