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Holiday jobs available

Posted: Updated: Dec 3, 2013 09:19 AM

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Louisiana's unemployment rate is almost one percent lower than the national average at 6.1 percent. Our Nolan Crane has some good news for people looking for work.

Retail stores like Best Buy and several stores over at the mall have hired several dozen employees last month for seasonal employment to get ready for this holiday season. Even though a lot of shopping has already been done with Black Friday and Cyber Monday now passed, there are still a lot of companies looking for employees.

We spoke with the hiring manager of Best Buy who says if you want a job you should dress for success, show up to work on time, and even though a resume is not required it does help in the hiring process. Although a lot of jobs are seasonal, she looks for employees who go above and beyond to offer some employees full time employment.

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