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Are you relying on replacement refs?

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Welcome back Hochuli! After weeks of the replacement referee situation – some may say debacle – an agreement has been reached between the NFL and the NFL Referees Association that will bring the regular referees back to the field. Can we get a “hurray”? This is not a blog post bashing the replacement refs for […]

CBS MoneyWatch: Holiday hiring predicted to be best in 5 years

If you’re looking for a job this holiday season, a new survey by employment search site Snagajob offers good news: Holiday hiring is expected to be the highest it’s been for the past 5 years. Snagajob polled more than 1,000 hiring managers responsible for holiday hiring at their companies. Here’s what the survey found. Read […]

Headline News: Need a job? Stores are hiring for the holidays!

A Christmas gift is coming early this year for many unemployed Americans: Retailers are hiring for the holidays! More seasonal jobs will be available this year than in any season in the past five years, according to a new survey by Snagajob, the nation’s largest hourly employment network. Finally, some good news for struggling Americans […]

Snagajob seasonal hiring forecast [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Check out what’s in store for this year’s holiday hiring forecast.

WRIC TV 8: Snagajob seasonal job outlook

Snagajob stopped by our local ABC station to share our predictions for the holiday hiring season this year. Watch now.

2012 holiday hiring outlook: Snagajob survey shows best seasonal job market in five years

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For the past five years, Snagajob has surveyed hiring managers charged with hiring hourly employees for the busy holiday season to get a feel for the seasonal job market. The past few years have shown incremental improvements from the recession, but this year’s results are the best we’ve seen in five years! Survey results showed […]

Annual Snagajob seasonal hiring survey shows the best holiday job market in five years

Increased hiring driven by strong sales forecast It’s already shaping up to be a happy holiday for job seekers looking for a seasonal job,  according to the fifth-annual survey commissioned by Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network. The 2012 forecast indicates that more seasonal jobs will be available this year than have been expected in […]

Must-reads from Mel: a good handoff, investing in managers and a ban on email

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Odds are that you don’t have the time you’d like to read all the blogs, articles or books that offer insight into the hourly hiring industry. So Snagajob asked our friend, Mel Kleiman – CSP, president of Humetrics, and a strategist for hiring and retaining the best hourly employees – to give us a rundown […]

Ben Gallaher wins Snagajob’s The Hourly Gig national music contest

More than 32,000 votes cast; Gallaher will open for Brantley Gilbert on Sept. 19 Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network for job seekers and employers, announced today that Ben Gallaher has won The Hourly Gig contest, which invited hourly employees and job seekers to submit videos of original songs for a chance to open for […]

Snagajob selects finalists in The Hourly Gig national music contest

Public voting open until Sept. 12 Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network for job seekers and employers, announced today the selection of the five finalists in The Hourly Gig contest, which invited hourly employees and job seekers to submit videos of original songs for a chance to perform at the Brantley Gilbert Innsbrook After Hours […]