As the service industry preps for the holiday rush, many businesses are concerned with hiring the best possible seasonal employees. According to the National Retail Federation, service industry businesses will hire 530,000 to 590,000 seasonal workers this holiday season—that’s a lot of hiring in a short period of time.
Many businesses in the Service Industry are starting to prep for their holiday business, this includes hiring seasonal employees. According to the National Retail Federation, service industry businesses will hire 640,000 to 690,000 seasonal workers this holiday season. Though Service Industry hiring always has to be fast, seasonal hiring has to be fast and is mass. It is a short-term game that usually demands high-volume results. The result is often a huge stack of paper applications sitting on top of someone’s desk, counter, or filing cabinet, daring the hiring manager to dive in and start interviewing candidates.