Did you land a part-time or full-time job for the holiday season? Those extra paychecks will help to make the season bright. But what about after the New Year?

How can you turn that temporary job into an employment gift that keeps giving all year long?

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) reposted a blog from SnagAJob  giving tips for turning a seasonal job into a full-time position.

ID-100117389Here’s what they suggest:

  • Make friends with the permanent employees
  • Cross train to learn multiple jobs
  • Stay flexible with your schedule
  • Have a back-up plan

Get more details about these and other suggestions for making a temporary assignment permanent on the DEED blog  or on SnagAJob.com.


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Feature photo courtesy of SPP- Photography under Creative Commons.