Five reasons to start your job hunt before the new year

04, Dec, 2023

With the emphasis on fresh starts and positive change associated with the new year, you may be tempted to hold off on looking for a new job until after the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Eve. That would be a mistake, one which could cost you getting hired right at the start of January, rather than a month or two later.

According to recruiting organization Page Personnel, if you want to get hired in January at a new workplace, your best shot is to start hunting immediately. While the prime window of hiring for the new year has just passed (18 October – 1 November), there are still reasons to slide your resume under the door right now.

The article article lists the obvious reasons like staying ahead of your competition, who may also be holding off until 2024. It also covers more logistical elements, like more ease planning your calendar year, and getting to make full use of benefits.

Read about these and other details for getting hired in the new year, by reading the full article here.