seasonal hiring

Home Depot

Home Depot goes on a temp-worker hiring spree

Feb 10, 2015
The DIY store says it will hire 80,000 temporary workers for its spring retail season.
Posted In: Home Depot, hiring, seasonal hiring
A hiring sign is posted on a shop window in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

Improved job creation expected for November

Dec 5, 2014
A strong hiring season for seasonal retail jobs is also expected.
Posted In: jobs report, jobs numbers, seasonal hiring

How seasonal hiring really works

Oct 31, 2014
Companies are relying more on social media.
Posted In: fedex, holiday shopping, seasonal hiring, social media
Gerardo Zamudio, a truck delivery driver for UPS, makes sure the packages in his truck are organized at a distribution hub in Miami. This year, UPS plans to hire 95,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holidays.

UPS hiring 95,000 workers for holiday season

Oct 24, 2014
As e-commerce grows, so do holiday shipping demands.
Posted In: UPS, holiday shopping, seasonal hiring
Rows of Amazon employees send out packages in Germany during the holiday season. The retail giant announced seasonal hiring will increase 14 percent this year at its growing distribution centers.

Holiday hiring is a path to permanent jobs, for a few

Oct 16, 2014
Retailers are adding a lot of temps, but what's the long-term employment benefit?
Posted In: Amazon, seasonal hiring, employment, holiday workers

Thriving and surviving at the Fringe Festival

Sep 1, 2014
The world's biggest arts festival keeps getting bigger, but not everyone profits.
Posted In: Scotland, festivals, performers, seasonal hiring

Ski bums priced out of resort towns

Aug 14, 2014
The high cost of housing means those who usually work there are priced out.
Posted In: seasonal hiring, resort, Housing

Retailers shopping for holiday help -- and permanent staff

Oct 10, 2013
Local shops and national chains will lean on experienced hands to give them an edge.
Posted In: holiday shopping, hiring, seasonal hiring