Looking to land your dream job this summer? It might not be as tough as you've heard. Despite the generally accepted assumption that companies back-burner hiring during the summer months, a June Ask Annie column put the issue to rest.
"The idea that companies cut back on hiring in the summer is a myth," Patty Coffey, a partner at staffing firm Winter Wyman told "Annie" Fisher. "In fact, most employers fill job openings at the same pace, or even an increased pace, during the hottest months of the year."