5 tips for landing a seasonal job

Source: MASHABLE – The holidays — and all the credit card debt that accompanies them — are right around the corner, and companies are ramping up their seasonal hiring. If you’re wondering how to balance your budget during holiday spending, a part-time seasonal job may be just the solution. And while retail still dominates the seasonal job market, there’s more of a variety in seasonal and holiday jobs than ever before — the trick is knowing how to find and land the best seasonal job for you.

Below are a few ways you can ensure that you find the right fit when it comes to seasonal employment.

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7 resources to help you land your dream job

Source: MASHABLE – Maybe your dream career is to become Michael Bolton’s backup singer — or perhaps it’s to rise to the C-Suite level of a Fortune 500 company or work for a startup, wearing multiple hats and becoming a Jack-of-All-Trades.

Whatever your lofty aspirations, someone else’s goal is to help make them come true: A number of startups are embarking on initiatives to help job seekers find their dream careers and master the art of work/life balance. In the spirit of National Career Development Month, we’ve compiled a list of a few of these helpful businesses and resources below.

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