When are the top three times to apply for summer jobs?

Consider: Now, now, and also now

Now Hiring. Must have a clue.

A recent article in Time contains good news for young people looking for summer jobs:  last summer saw some improvement in what had been a years-long shortage of opportunities. Even better, this summer is expected to show further improvement in the summer job market, and those jobs are, on average, expected to pay a little better than the minimum wage. And, perhaps most important for you to understand and act on, most of those jobs will be filled over the next 6 weeks or so!

That means it's time to get busy with applications! See our page on how to develop a resume, tips on applying for jobs, and ideas on preparing for a job interview.

A summer job is a great way to make  money, get real world work experience, expand your skill set, and develop character. Take advantage of the resources that are available to you, and begin your job search today!