ID Check: Good, Bad, Non Event?

Anyone care about the new drivers license scan?  Just in case the roll out has not happened at all locations below is a quick description: After you arrive at the warehouse and click "I've Arrived" you are then prompted to scan your ID at a kiosk.  In some cases that is a laptop with a … Continue reading ID Check: Good, Bad, Non Event?

That Time of Year Again

It's been so long since this journey began and the opportunities to deliver items for Amazon just keeps growing.  In the beginning I never thought I'd be delivering groceries from Whole Foods yet here we are.  The game has changed as the service has grown so fast.  New drivers are being accepted much more quickly … Continue reading That Time of Year Again

One Year Later

It's been a little over one year since my last post.  I apologize for that.  Life happens.  I have been following questions and answering some throughout the time period but for the most part my focus has been on other items that needed my attention. But things have changed. I'm now able to focus more … Continue reading One Year Later

Flex Update: Get Paid Twice a Week

Flex is now paying some drivers twice a week and all delivery partners will have the same by January 31st. Paydays will now be Tuesdays and Fridays.  There will also be updates to the earnings screen and possibly more clarity on which days tips are coming from. Tuesday will be the payday for blocks worked … Continue reading Flex Update: Get Paid Twice a Week

Twas the Week Before Christmas: Flex Drivers Be Ready

As noted this afternoon with the email from Amazon, delivery volumes are expected to pick up and remain busy throughout next week.  Most drivers should have at least one block pre-scheduled.  If not, don't worry,  in my opinion there will definitely be lots of opportunities to pick them up.  We are now down to the point … Continue reading Twas the Week Before Christmas: Flex Drivers Be Ready

Ready to Deliver Today, Part 2: New Methods For the App Update

With the recent update to the Amazon Flex Delivery App, I spent most of the day making sure I understood exactly how it was going to impact the method of picking up blocks.  I saw a few more blocks than usual come available today, so things are certainly off to a good start.  Maybe the update caught a few drivers … Continue reading Ready to Deliver Today, Part 2: New Methods For the App Update