The holiday hiring season has begun, but initial signs indicate it will be very different from years past. In-store hiring is down as more roles have shifted to logistics, e-commerce and novel positions related to the coronavirus. Perhaps more surprising, job-seeker interest is also down, even though unemployment is higher than it’s been in years.

 

 

Source: https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/seasonal-hiring-down-retailers-shift-online-shopping.aspx