‘No one hires in December or Jan’, is what I’ve been told when job hunting at Christmas time.
Why not? I get that business often slows down & people are busy celebrating in December, but wouldn't this period also be a perfect time to take stock & replenish resources? It’s a time of completion as well as beginnings. People generally assess what they’re doing with their lives and want to kick start their future. Also, January is usually a time where the recruiting & on-boarding process can ben given the time it deserves.
This article is about why businesses should leverage this season to attract valuable candidates who may not be accessible at other times of the year.