| Topics Infographic: Seasonal jobs and hiring for the holiday season Now is the time to start planning your recruitment efforts for the holiday season . Infographics 06/07/2016 Every year, the holidays generate demand for extra 'hands on deck.' That's why retailers and delivery companies begin their staffing efforts in July or August. If you wait until October to start recruiting for your seasonal jobs, you’ll likely miss out on the best candidates. Check out our infographic below to gain a better understanding of how the winter holidays impact the economy, and why now is the time to start planning your recruitment efforts!