Posts Tagged 'Winter Employment'

I’ve ‘Temped’ It, So Now What?

aleesa-0509Finding employment after the holidays.

Perhaps you had taken on a temporary job in order to get through the holidays, but now that Christmas, New Year’s and Valentine’s Day is over…where do you look for work at this time? Here are a few ways to get your post-holiday job search a jump start. Continue reading ‘I’ve ‘Temped’ It, So Now What?’

Chestnuts, Eggnog, and a New Job For You


If you’re in the crux of a strenuous job search, taking time off during the holidays could be the worst thing you can do. A common misconception about the holiday season is that companies are not hiring. Continue reading ‘Chestnuts, Eggnog, and a New Job For You’

“Temping” It Full-time


I had the privilege of joining a Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo committee as a volunteer this past year and helping this organization raise money for scholarships. In the process, I worked closely with the concession staff where I learned how a part-time, temporary position, can become a full-time career. Continue reading ‘“Temping” It Full-time’

To Gift or Not to Gift?

Work appropriate holiday giving….   blog-pic-aleesa-janssen2

 It’s that time of the year for company holiday parties, office decorations, and the acclaimed gift exchange. Continue reading ‘To Gift or Not to Gift?’

I Could So Be An Elf!


Finding seasonal employment at the winter holidays

I really try to avoid the malls the day after Thanksgiving – known as Black Friday – leaving them to the aggressive deal hunters out there. Continue reading ‘I Could So Be An Elf!’