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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

5 Ways to Get Acclimated to a New City

The final box has been unpacked, you’ve finally figured out the quickest way to get to the local grocery store, and your neighbors are becoming new friends. Congratulations on a smooth move! Once you’ve found your groove and started to… Read More

What to Consider When Moving Out of Your Parents’ House After College

Editor's Note: The following is a guest blog post by Sara B., a content creator based in the San Francisco area. When it comes to moving out of your parents’ house after college, young adults can have a difficult time,… Read More

Gentle Giant Improves Employee Wellness Education with CPR Class

At Gentle Giant, we like to say, “our product is our people.” It doesn’t matter the boxes we use or the trucks we drive – although we do love those purple trucks! At the end of the day, what does… Read More

How Much Should I Tip My Movers?

A common conundrum in the US service industry is gratuities – how much should we tip those who assist us? When you dine out or get a haircut, it is customary to tip, but what should you offer those who… Read More

Gentle Giant Assists with Bicycle Donation Drop-off in Alabama

This past fall, Gentle Giant collaborated with Renaissance Marion Incorporated, an Alabama-based non-profit organization, to bring bicycles to citizens in need of transportation. We were able to contribute to the cause by picking up bicycles in Connecticut from Bikes for Kids,… Read More

Fight Post-Holiday Blues with a Fun & Flexible Job

The wrapping paper lies crumpled and discarded, the holly is brittle and dry, and you have said your goodbyes to extended family and friends in town for the season. All of this can only mean one thing: the holidays are… Read More

Gentle Giant Receives Massachusetts Health Council Award

As a company focused on health and wellness for all employees, the Gentle Giant staff in Massachusetts was honored to receive the Workplace Wellness award from the Massachusetts Health Council. We were selected by the council as its 2018 Workplace… Read More

Gentle Giant Sponsors 2018 Boston Bruins Holiday Toy Drive

For the eighth year in a row, we had the pleasure of partnering alongside the Boston Bruins and Walmart to bring joy to those in need with their annual Holiday Toy Drive. The Bruins players picked up toys at Walmart in Saugus, MA for… 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