The 2015 summer job market will be strong! We surveyed 1,000 employers in the restaurant, hospitality and retail industries to find out what you need to know to quickly find a job this summer. Check out the highlights above and take a look at the full results here.
The weather is finally starting to warm up, and so should your summer job hunt. You may be thinking, “Kim. Seriously? I have finals to study for, soccer practice to get to, trips to plan and essays to write. I’ll starting looking for a summer job when school gets out.” Well, that would be a mistake. […]
Each year, we reach out to summer employers to get their take on what the summer job market will look like. This year’s survey had some exciting results! With 1,000 employers interviewed, we’ve found that not only are most employers hiring for the season, wages will also be higher than previous years. Check out the […]
Everything you need to buy when school starts up can really drain the bank account. Clothes, extracurricular activities, books, supplies, etc., add up very quickly and getting a part-time job after school is a great way to help bring down your debt. Sure, the extra money is great, but working while you’re in school is […]
You're browsing the job listings on Snagajob, and there it is: the perfect part-time job. You're about to click "apply" when you see the dreaded words: "1-2 years experience preferred." We call this the Experience Conundrum. If you don't have any experience in the field, but employers will only hire someone with experience, how will […]
High school and college students don't get enough credit. They get up early, go to school, whip through an endless list of extracurriculars, work part-time jobs and attempt to squeeze in a social life, a.k.a., sending texts and checking Facebook. Well, many students leave out that whole part-time job thing. They're easily identifiable as the […]
On campus or off campus? Evenings or weekends? Here’s our advice for student job hunters: look for a job with perks. We don’t just mean free uniform shirts or a 50% burrito discount. The best student jobs offer you a little something extra, like the ability to get your friends into sold-out concerts or the chance to party with […]