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  • Larkin
    Community at Thumbtack - ProudTacks
    The mission of ProudTacks is to ensure all LGBTQ2IA+ employees feel welcome and supported at Thumbtack through inclusive workplace policies, fostering a sense of belonging and by providing an educational, informative, fun and safe s…
    Larkin 11 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • Jamie
    Community at Thumbtack - Access
    Checking in with employees on their health - mentally and physically - is important at Thumbtack. The mission of our Access Employee Resource Group is to build an inclusive community that will support members and improve the broader…
    Jamie 53 views 0 comments Started by Jamie
  • Danielle_Penn
    The Transition ... From Summer to Fall as a Pro...
    I see summer is starting to come to an end as we are inching closer and closer towards Labor Day Weekend. Last-minute vacations starting to calm. With that in mind, how are all you pros doing? Are you scheduling out, staying booked…
    Danielle_Penn 1 view 0 comments Started by Danielle_Penn
  • Miriam
    Community at Thumbtack - ¡VAMOS!
    Meet ¡VAMOS!, Thumbtack's Employee Resource Group for Latinx employees. Their mission is to develop and support members of Thumbtack's Latinx community to ensure they realize their full potential. Some of their work includes career …
    Miriam 72 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • DustiO
    Community at Thumbtack - Employee Resource Groups
    At Thumbtack, we hold ourselves accountable to build an inclusive community that celebrates our differences. The Employee Resource Groups are one of the ways we make sure that everyone has a place here. This month, we'll be featurin…
    DustiO 77 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • DustiO
    July Pro Highlights
    “I interned for six months before starting Danielle Penn Photography, and Thumbtack was the reason I was able to branch off on my own. I have now been a wedding photographer since 2014, and I thoroughly enjoy capturing love stories …
    DustiO 43 views 4 comments Most recent by Jay_Tharian
  • DustiO
    Pride month employee and pro highlights
    "Don't stop fighting for what you believe in. You always have a huge network of support from people you may not even know yet. One thing I love about the LGBTQ2IA+ community is the level of unspoken love and respect we all have…
    DustiO 31 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • Larkin
    Here and Queer: A Q&A with ProudTacks’ Milo and Larkin
    “From the beginning, I felt respected and validated for exactly who I was. I am excited to be a part of Thumbtack’s continued efforts in recognizing and celebrating marginalized identities in the future.” For Pride Month, Milo (they…
    Larkin 1 view 0 comments Started by Larkin
  • DustiO
    Thumbtack Proud
    For Pride Month, we'll share stories and resources from Proudtacks, Thumbtack's Employee Resource Group for LGBTQ2IA+ employees and their allies. Until then, whether you party at home, or celebrate out and about, have a Happy #Pride…
    DustiO 23 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • Meckell
    Check out this article featuring one of our amazing Community leaders
    Happy Friday everyone! We just wanted to share this article that features one of our amazing Community leaders @BITBLeah. Be sure to check it out!
    Meckell 11 views 2 comments Most recent by BITBLeah
  • DustiO
    [Video] Watch our first AMA with a Community Leader!
    We had our first ever pro lead Ask Me Anything yesterday with Roger (@perrysto), a Community Leader and Thumbtack Pro. Watch the recording to hear his experiences and advice for running a successful business. Roger answered the foll…
    DustiO 32 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • DustiO
    March Featured Posts
    In the spirit of building this Community with our pros, we wanted to take this chance to highlight some of your most engaging, constructive, or helpful posts from this month.  Your contributions to the Community have been thoughtful…
    DustiO 22 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • BITBLeah
    [Video] Women's Thumbtack Pro Panel
    In honor of Women's History Month, we came together as a group of women Thumbtack pros. As a panel we shared our thoughts on entrepreneurship, overcoming obstacles, and how Thumbtack has helped us grow our businesses. The panel incl…
    BITBLeah 22 views 2 comments Most recent by DustiO
  • PlexMultiserviceLLC
    Do You Have The "WANT"
    Everyone here on Thumbtack has the WANT, but how much want do you have, & do you have employees working for you with that same WANT. Right Now your here reading, wanting technique, so the best inspiration i can give you is to f…
    PlexMultiserviceLLC 1 view 0 comments Started by PlexMultiserviceLLC
  • Danielle_Penn
    International Women's Day
    Here are some questions to think about today, on International Women's Day: Tell me about your business. How did you get started? I have always loved photography and decided to intern while being an office manager for a dental offic…
    Danielle_Penn 21 views 4 comments Most recent by Theblackfirm
  • DustiO
    Women's History Month: Redefining women’s work
    Kicking off Women’s History Month, we wanted to share the story of one inspiring woman from Thumbtack. Top Pro Jess Baldwin became a painter against the odds. She tells us how she found her niche and gives back to the community. &qu…
    DustiO 11 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • DustiO
    Women's History Month: Community over competition
    Wedding photographer Karen Salinas got her start thanks to the mentorship of others. And now, she’s paying it forward. “My dad gave me my first camera on my 18th birthday. He was always supportive of my hobbies – even though a lot o…
    DustiO 11 views 2 comments Most recent by DustiO
  • DustiO
    Inspiring stories from our pros - Steve S.
    A 4 time Top Pro, with nearly 900 hires, Steve S is a handyman in San Francisco. But 7 years ago Steve didn’t even own a screwdriver! He shared his incredible journey with us:  “In 2011 I was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer…
    DustiO 503 views 5 comments Most recent by perrysto
  • DustiO
    Inspiring stories from our pros - An L.
    An L, a Boston area photographer, shared how she has been able to give back to her community during this difficult time. After virtually all of her upcoming bookings were cancelled she joined forces with the Front Steps Project - a…
    DustiO 13 views 1 comment Most recent by Danielle_Penn