You may have heard a million times that no one ever hires during the holiday season.
Excuses like “People are busy,” “No one is in the office,” or “Companies are dealing with end of year taxes,” run rampant through the job market this time of year.
But what if I told you that you can get hired during the Holidays?
Between business critical positions needing to be filled and the urgency of using up the company budget before the end of the fiscal year, there are plenty reasons why companies need to hire new staff in December. The key is to know how to use this time of year to your advantage.… Continue Reading…
Holiday season is upon us which means you’ll likely be attending a lot of events.
Not just your family events, but events at your job and any associations you may be a part of.
While advancing your career may not be the point of these events, they do present the perfect opportunity to get a little networking in. Simply put, no one is expecting you to vie for a job at a holiday party like you would at more professional events.
Holiday parties also typically aren’t forced social situations which is what can make more professional networking events so uncomfortable.
Use our tips below to break the ice at holiday parties so you can get some networking done and grow your list of contacts.… Continue Reading…