Why August is a good time to search for jobs

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Many professionals who are searching for a job think of taking August off and starting back in the fall once the kids go back to school. Tammy Kabell from Career Resume Consulting is here to tell us why August can be your secret weapon.

August is the lowest month of the year for job searching activity. You can use this to your advantage and search when everyone else isn’t.

In Kansas City right now, companies earning $10 million to $50 million in annual revenue are creating the most jobs and doing the most hiring.

Networking is a great way to find a new position. Up to 80% of jobs are found outside of the online job postings.

Two local websites contain the best information on how and where to network in Kansas City.
Mention the Kansas City Job Seekers Blog – KansasCityJobSeekers.com. There are also free resources on ways to increase your network on CareerResumeConsulting.com – Tammy will describe the resources

 

 

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