You may have heard about it on the news, but job growth is currently on a roll. The United States is riding the longest streak of consecutive jobs growth in its history. The unemployment rate sits at 3.3% in Florida and 4% nationally.
If your New Year’s resolution is to find a new job in 2019, you’re selecting a tremendous year to do so. Not only is this time of the year a great time to seek out a new job, but today’s hiring market is a high-demand, low-supply market, which gives you strong leverage during the hiring process.
Traditionally, December is seen as the worst time to look for a new position. With abbreviated hours for the holidays, many hiring managers are out of the office, and thin year-end budgets, even your best efforts may go unnoticed.