True or false: It makes no sense to look for a job during the holidays because every company slows down or stops hiring until the new year.
FALSE! It's really one of the best times of the year to look for a job.
Take it from personal experience: During one of my own job searches, I inquired about a position right after Thanksgiving. I was interviewed two weeks later and hired the week before Christmas. It can happen!
Here are three reasons why you shouldn't put your job search on hold over the holidays:
Also, if you're a college senior and looking into a full-time job after graduation, the holidays may especially be a good time to get on some hiring managers' radar screens. Making a memorable impression in December can lead to an offer before May.
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