• Summer hiring strategy: Job seeker search trends - Ashley Robinson

    Getting ahead on your summer hiring strategy isn’t just something we recommend, it’s a requirement for those hourly businesses looking to stay competitive. With the influx of consumer demands, an increase in hiring needs over the summer is something we see every year. To help you flush out your summer hiring strategy, we took a…
    Read more

  • Three tips for kicking off summer hiring - Ashley Robinson

    For some of you, snow may still be on the ground, but you’ve got the summer season on your mind…and not just for the obvious reasons. For hourly employers, summer is one of the busiest times of the year for your business: consumers are shopping more, eating out more, taking more vacations and overall, really…
    Read more

  • Holiday Hiring 2015: What you need to know - Ashley Robinson

                              Holiday hiring has officially begun! We surveyed 1,000 employers to get a glimpse into the seasonal hiring landscape for the holiday season. This year’s Holiday Hiring survey revealed insights on minimum wage, important employee characteristics and more. Take a look at our findings on holiday…
    Read more

  • ‘Tis the season…to go full time - Imani Holmes

    We learned a lot from our sixth-annual holiday hiring report. According to our research, the 2013 holiday season is going to bring good sales numbers and an increase in seasonal hiring. Of all the information we complied, some of the most exciting was the data focused on the hiring of full-time employees. According to the…
    Read more

  • What job seekers want from a holiday job - Imani Holmes

    If you haven’t been able to tell, Snagajob is already in the holiday season – the holiday hiring season that is. We’ve already asked employers for their thought on seasonal hiring, so we polled job seekers on our site to learn more about what they expect from the seasonal job search. The poll question was “When…
    Read more

  • Holiday Hiring: Totally fetch “Mean Girls” edition - Imani Holmes

    On October 3, Aaron Samuels turned around during calculus class and asked Cady (pronounced Katie) Heron what day it was. The rest is history. Today is Mean Girls Appreciation day, a day when fans of the film “Mean Girls” can flaunt their love/obsession of the movie by quoting lines all day and watching their personal…
    Read more

  • Popular retailers plan on hiring thousands for the holiday season - Imani Holmes

    Remember when we reported that holiday hiring would mean an increase in jobs? Various stores and businesses are already searching for new hires to prepare for the busiest season of the year and in a big way. For example, major retailer Macy’s recently announced plans to hire 83,000 people to join its seasonal workforce. The…
    Read more

  • Annual holiday hiring report shows an increase in jobs - Imani Holmes

    Snagajob’s sixth-annual seasonal hiring report has been released, revealing what looks like a great holiday season for employers and job seekers. We surveyed over 1,000 hourly hiring managers to gain more insight into what this year’s seasonal hiring will have in store and discovered the number of available jobs are predicted to increase compared to…
    Read more

  • Tis the season…to start thinking about seasonal hiring - Imani Holmes

    For some, the 25th of last month meant one thing: Christmas in July. While it may seem silly to deck the halls in flip-flops, employers could actually learn a thing or two from these eager revelers. Preparing your business for the holidays, specifically seasonal hiring, is a process that should be started long before the…
    Read more

  • Now hiring: college edition - Imani Holmes

    If you’re an employer working in a college town or near a college campus, you know that end of summer can only mean one thing: school is back in session. Where students see new classes and toga parties, you might see busier days for your business and an opportunity to bring on some new hires….
    Read more