Labor day weekend is around the corner! It rings in the last days of summer and signals the start of a new school year. September is actually one of the best times to apply for jobs. Since hiring happens in waves and summer is slow, the early Fall speeds up. More interviews happen and there is less downtime and waiting. The hiring process is smoother overall and you can get from start to finish faster.
Labor Day was put into place in 1882 to celebrate the hard working men and women who built America. So this Labor Day, celebrate all the hard work you do — whether it’s for the family, the company or yourself.
If now is the time you are thinking about getting a new job, getting back into the workforce, or just returning from vacation, this article I wrote for Forbes may be for you…Your First Three Steps Back To Work After Taking Time Off.
- Gain Clarity: Take some time to reflect — what do you want?
- Network: It’s time to engage your network in order to grasp your new position.
- Skill Up: Boost your confidence and get a fresh start for your return to the workforce.
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Do you have your own methods for getting back into the work groove? I’d love to hear them.