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Holiday Work

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Tis the season for part time work.

For most companies full time hiring tends to taper off during the final quarter of the year. But if you’re looking for something temporary then now’s the time to re-buff your resume. When it comes to the holiday season most companies are looking to pick up some extra hands. Stores are busy, orders need to be shipped and planes are full with family members who need places to stay.  read more »

A Seasonal Business Boom

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With the holiday’s right around the corner, people are already feeling the spirit. And this year this means good news for the unemployed.

Last year’s holiday season was a little dismal with most people feeling the recession’s pinch. But now consumer confidence is up and stores are getting out the help wanted signs in anticipation of long lines and big crowds. The electronics chain Best Buy is planning to hire 29,000 seasonal workers. The company also plans to spend more on promotions this year and open about 50 mobile product locations to boost the sale of smart phones.  read more »

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