How Can You Make Seasonal Staffing Work For You? | Allegiance

July 10, 2017 | Staffing Blog

There are various times throughout the year where businesses just like yours will see an increase in customers and sales. This is why so many businesses make the decision to hire seasonal employees. Now is a great time for you to start thinking about your plans for the rest of the year, and if seasonal staffing may be a great option for your business. You are in competition with many other businesses, so the quicker you start considering seasonal staffing, the better your business will be.

Below are some tips that you can store in your back pocket when the time comes for you to use seasonal staffing.

Your Job Posting

It does not matter how long you want to bring in a new seasonal employee, your job descriptions should be detailed enough so you will draw in the type of candidates you want to attract. In order to get the seasonal help you need, your job descriptions should be clear.

Networking and Referrals

Your top employees, your past seasonal employees, your colleagues, etc. can be some of the best people to turn to when you are trying to find the right group of seasonal employees. Do not hesitate to ask for assistance when it is time to find seasonal employees. You may also encourage some of your best customers to go through a staffing agency and apply to be one of your seasonal employees. Your best customers know your business and they may have an interest in becoming part of your team.

Do Not Skip The Interviews

Many businesses do not feel like they need to have an interview process for seasonal employees, but you should still have a type of interview structure. You can ask job candidates a list of questions that will give you an idea of how they may fit into your workplace.

Bringing in new help during a season can certainly be a smart move. If you are interested in bringing in new employees, you should begin to start this process now. Contact us today for more information on seasonal staffing.

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