58% of managers plan seasonal hiring in Q4

November 2005
Business Journal (Central New York);11/11/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 45, p21
The article reports that according to a survey by CareerBuilder.com, fifty-eight percent of hiring managers said that they will hire new employees to meet increased business demands associated with the holidays and end-of-the-year rush. The most popular positions identified for seasonal recruitment include retail, hospitality, shipping/delivery, administrative/clerical, customer service, food preparation, and sales. Pay scales are projected to increase for seasonal employees, with 31 percent of hiring managers expecting to pay $10 or more per hour and 12 percent expecting to pay $15 or more per hour.


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