Are People Ready for the 2014 Holiday Season?

08/28/2014 | 

Have you ever asked yourself what the end of the year means for your favorite businesses? With the holiday season quickly approaching, Raleigh business owners have to ask if their business is ready for the end of the year. The holidays mean hiring extra temporary workers, part-time workers, or even more full-time workers for a few months. This means a lot to the Raleigh staffing industry and potentially your business.

While the retail industry is infamous for being crazy busy during the holidays, other professional industries are working just as hard to prepare for the end of the year madness. B2B companies become busier because their clients are busier. Everyone in the office scrambles to finish up end of the year reports, presentations, deals, etc. and the work load doubles, sometimes even triples. This is a great opportunity for many people who hire part-time staffing solutions.

People want time off to go out of town, spend the holidays with their families, shop, etc, and your company takes a loss because of the extra work load and lack of workers. Business owners have to prepare for this kind of ambush. For instance, how much will your company’s work load increase? How many employees will be busy or gone? How many temporary or part time workers does your company need to hire? And how many temporary employees can you afford to hire?

Making sure your business is ready for the holiday season is important for the company’s benefit and the client’s. Ending the year on a good, strong note can give your company a good reputation, and keeps your client’s experience a positive one. When employees come back from the holiday season, your company can pick up on a positive note where it left off.

Looking for Temporary or Part Time Help in Raleigh?

Seymore Staffing provides services for temporary, part-time, temporary, permanent, and direct-hire solutions for the Triangle area. We specialize in professional, white-collar opportunities. Give us a call at 919-424-6318 or fill out an online submissions form to get started.

As a CAD Designer with over 10 years of Project Manager experience Charlie Seymour is the Vice President of Operations of Seymour Staffing, Inc. a hiring and placement firm for white-collar workers throughout the Triangle.

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