• Businesses lure seasonal help with chances for other jobs

    2 days ago - By Miami Herald

    Every fall, the staff count at Fun.com swells from 150 to as high as 2,000, as the online retailer fills orders for Halloween costumes and decor. The company offers its...
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  • Businesses lure seasonal help with chances for other jobs

    2 days ago - By National Post

    NEW YORK - Every fall, the staff count at Fun.com swells from 150 to as high as 2,000, as the online retailer fills orders for Halloween costumes and decor.
    The company offers its seasonal staff at the warehouse in North Mankato, Minnesota, an incentive to perform well - those who do will be recommended for jobs at a greeting card manufacturer in town. That business needs between 300 and 400 people soon after Fun.com lets its seasonal crew go, says Joe Riska, the company's head of human resources.
    “Since they've already gone through a season and shown they can do good work, now they can go...
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