Linking Delivery Blocks

We've spoken about the method of how to pick up 2 hour blocks when you aren't being regularly scheduled by Amazon Flex.  We all know that the scheduled shifts are just gravy in addition to the blocks we are hustling to get the rest of the week.  So now we need to discuss the best … Continue reading Linking Delivery Blocks

Ready To Deliver Today, The Method

So now it's time to learn the method of picking up a block.  The reason most drivers are not picking up extra blocks outside of scheduled shifts is because they are not refreshing their home screen.  On the Delivery app it is necessary to refresh the home screen so that you can see when new blocks … Continue reading Ready To Deliver Today, The Method

Minimizing Your Time Looking For A Shift

There are a few simple ways you can minimize your time spent looking for a shift. The simplest way is to consider the day of the week and the time of the block.  Certain blocks on certain days are just slow. Not as many drivers are needed, so not as many notifications go out. These will obviously … Continue reading Minimizing Your Time Looking For A Shift

Globally Positioning Yourself

The key to getting more blocks many times has to do with how long it takes you to get to the warehouse.  Technically you can check-in up to 14 minutes past the hour of your scheduled arrival time. *(Update, check-in is now no later than 5 minutes past the hour!)  Technically.  But you don't really want to … Continue reading Globally Positioning Yourself

No Delivery Blocks…

So your first few weeks were busy.  Maybe you were scheduled for two different blocks totaling about 12 hours and then you picked up a couple of shifts when you got the push notifications.  Easy right?  Well...the next schedule comes out and you are competing with 180 other drivers to get a limited amount of … Continue reading No Delivery Blocks…

Where Most Luck is Found

As mentioned before, getting a block depends a lot on luck.  We already discussed how your location can contribute to being lucky, so now I'll discuss the timeframes when the hustlers seem to be the luckiest... The timeframes I use below translate to a block that begins on an hour.  6am, 8am, 10am, Noon, 2pm and … Continue reading Where Most Luck is Found

Goes Without Saying, Or Does It?

Before I move on I feel like I need to state the following.  A lot of these tips and tricks depend on one thing...YOU!  That's it.  You are the only one that can make them work for you.  You are the only one that can adjust them to make them work even better.  It will … Continue reading Goes Without Saying, Or Does It?