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Category: Meet the Giants

7 Reasons to Be a Gentle Giant Mover This Summer

As summer rolls in, the Gentle Giant team is quickly expanding with an influx of college students looking to spend the summer outside, staying fit, and earning some extra spending money. While working as a mover isn’t necessarily the first… Read More

Summer Hiring at Gentle Giant on the Horizon, Even with Snow

Here’s a fun fact: the first day of meteorological spring begins on March 1st. This means according to meteorologists, spring starts sooner than we think. The meteorological seasons vary slightly from the astronomical seasons, but with the snowy Boston winter… Read More

Gentle Giant Celebrates Employees’ Adventurous Spirit

As the holiday season begins, we would like to take a moment to thank our Gentle Giant movers and coworkers for being a wonderful group of creative, adventurous, giving individuals. With a flexible calendar system, focus on health and wellness, and a desire… Read More

Putting the “Gentle” in Gentle Giant Moving Company

Summer is here again, which means things are heating up at Gentle Giant. The busy season means endless staircases, gallons of water, and some good tan lines. It also means welcoming roughly 200 new and returning seasonal employees who will… Read More

Gentle Giant HR & Training Benefits Employee Growth

Winter is the slow season at Gentle Giant, but with that comes an opportunity to focus on improving employee engagement and expanding skill sets through training. A phrase that has been the key to recruiting Gentle Giant’s unique workforce has… Read More

Gentle Giant Employees Reflect on 2018 New Year’s Resolutions

As another year begins, many people will be sitting down to set forth their goals for the coming months. While resolutions vary between individuals, there are often common threads tying them all together: health and wellness, new experiences and improved… Read More

Watching Our Gentle Giant Family Grow Over the Years

Three years ago, one of our current Gentle Giant managers had just relocated to Boston to start an exciting new phase of her life. This former Yale rower received help moving from her father, a former Northeastern rower. As the family drove… Read More

11 Questions You Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Ask Your Movers

Moving is stressful - there is no denying that! For many people, packing up and relocating their house ranks as one of the most stressful life changes. From the logistical challenge of organizing belongings (without misplacing the car keys, the… Read More

A Day in the Life of a Gentle Giant Mover

It's July, the temperature is pushing 90 degrees, and summer is in full swing; Gentle Giant is knee deep in the busy season. We have hired nearly 200 seasonal staff to account for the increase in demand. Our summer employees… Read More

An Inside Look at the Gentle Giant Hiring Process: Who’s Moving Me?

The Human Resources department at Gentle Giant screens thousands of people during the first half of every year in anticipation of hiring for the busy season. To accommodate the demands of our ever-expanding customer base during the summer moving rush,… Read More