“The peak season this year will look much like 2018, which means it’s going to be very challenging for those who need to hire. They need to continue thinking outside the box because that labor pool is getting smaller and smaller.”
– Brenda Franklin, Senior Director of Operations on The Nashville Ledger
Here come the holidays, once again driving demand for seasonal workers. Fortunately for Tennessee residents, there is no shortage of opportunities. The state continues to profit from a strong economy. In fact, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development saw a drop in unemployment in August — with 89 of the 95 counties showing less than 5% unemployment.
For employers, the challenge to fill these holiday positions is very real. In a conversation with the Nashville Ledger, Hire Dynamics’ Senior Director of Operations Brenda Franklin shares keys to success for employers this holiday season.
Click here to read the full version of “Need a holiday job? You’ve picked the right time & place” on tnledger.com.