If you are job seeker looking for a holiday season job, it’s not too late. Although, employers started to hire for holiday jobs in the beginning of September, you still have time to find a fun and enjoyable job. Companies like GAP, Pottery Barn, and Macy’s are aggressively seeking out part-time holiday job seekers.
These companies have the understanding that job seekers applying for these positions are temporary. A word of advice to Job Seekers out there, don’t be timid about applying for jobs you may not feel qualified for. A holiday job is a temporary job, and you are not only helping the companies fill much needed positions, but you may enhance your knowledge of the retail and corporate working world. If you are in high school, this is the perfect time to enrich your resume. Colleges love to see that you keep yourself busy during the summer and winter season. If you show self motivation and the want to work, that may be the leverage you need to get into the college of your choice.
So…job seekers, make sure to print out your resume and get started, the time to apply for a holiday job is now. As a bonus, some job seekers may even find jobs offering employee discounts. Not only can you make money this winter, you can save some money on gifts as well.