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11/18/2013 10:26 am ET

Best Holiday Temp Jobs For Boomers

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Seasonal work can provide a much-needed boost to older Americans’ income—and such jobs often lead to full-time work. But older job seekers who are just now starting their search need to be quick or risk being late to the seasonal-hiring party.

The good news is that, even though a majority of employers said they would stop accepting applications for holiday season jobs as early as October, another 27% said they’d be hiring in November and 10% said they’d hire in December, according to a CareerBuilder survey of 2,099 hiring managers.

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