holidays

8 11, 2019

Link Roundup: Why You *Should* Job Search During the Holiday Season

2019-11-11T08:04:19-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As we’re approaching the holiday season, linked to busy schedules, chaos, and new jobs; is it worth it to continue your job search? Are companies looking to hire during this time period? Or are most businesses waiting until January to pick back up their hiring process? Today we’re sharing why you should job search during the holidays, and myths about the holiday job search, below! […]

19 12, 2018

5 Perks of Working the Holidays

2018-12-19T08:00:35-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The holidays are a time where employees take time off. If you’re working on a holiday or during the week of a holiday it can seem stressful. Fewer people equals more work and more chaos. However, there are a lot of positives that come with it. Read more to find out the perks of working during the holidays, below! […]

30 11, 2018

Link Round Up: A Complete Guide for Your Year-End

2018-11-30T07:31:53-05:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

We are NEARING the end of November, which means December is only DAYS away. The holidays are some of the best times of the entire year but also can be some of the most chaotic. The good news is, there are ways to getting around the stress! Find out more in this week’s link roundup below, on holiday tips and ending your year on the right foot! […]

13 12, 2017

How to Network During the Holidays

2017-12-13T10:12:18-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

During the holidays you will likely receive invitations to various parties and functions. You may have a work party here, a family gathering there, or a get-together with a group of friends. If you’re looking for a job, you may feel inclined to turn down some of those invitations to focus on your search. However, each of these parties represent an opportunity for you to do some networking! Networking is a great way to make new connections, and potentially find a job! If you have some holiday parties coming up, read on to find out how you can network! [...]

7 12, 2017

Link Roundup: Evidence of a Strong Job Market

2017-12-07T15:28:41-05:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Recent reports are showing that November was another great month for job growth, and unemployment is currently at an all time low. With so few candidates looking for jobs, many employers are struggling to find the right candidates for their open positions. While the market may favor candidates, you should still be vigilant about marketing yourself in the best way possible. This week’s links describe the current state of the job market, and also hold some advice for prospective job seekers and career professionals. […]

6 12, 2017

The Holiday Season Shouldn’t Halt Your Job Search

2017-12-06T11:34:59-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

December has a reputation as ‘the most wonderful time of the year’, but some might argue that it is the craziest. Companies are scrambling to prepare for year end, and employees are running around to finish their holiday shopping. Additionally, many employees also take time off and head to warmer climates. This craziness may lead you to believe that it’s a pointless time to apply. While it is a rather busy time of year, it shouldn’t keep you from looking for a new job. We’ll discuss why you shouldn’t halt your search, and the possible benefits of doing so during [...]

16 12, 2016

Link Roundup 12/16/16: Employment & the Holiday Season

2016-12-16T16:54:54-05:00Categories: Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s the holiday season, and like it or not, that will impact your employment. If you’re in the workforce, you’re likely seeing fewer people in the office, and will also have to prepare for a large amount of work after an extended weekend. If you’re in the search for a job, you may think the holidays are a bad time to search. For anyone in that camp, you may want to read our last link!  […]