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Employers Seek Temporary Workers As Holiday Season Approaches

With a shift in popularity for online shopping, this year most companies are looking to fill distribution roles. (Photo: Pixabay)

Many businesses are looking for extra help as the busy holiday retail season approaches.

Most temporary workers are people who work traditional jobs and are looking to make some extra money around the holidays.

Economist Kyle Anderson says there are a lot job openings that need to be filled. 

“I mean one thing that make this year a little bit different is that unemployment is already really low," he says. "So a lot of the hiring that is going on, companies are having to work really hard to find seasonal workers. So, they’re offering higher wages, bonuses, whatever they can do to get people in the door.”

With a shift in popularity for online shopping, this year most companies are looking to fill distribution roles. 

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