When the holidays roll around, your first instinct is to take a break from the job search. After all, everyone's thinking about family gatherings, vacations, parties and gift shopping.
But Aaron Crowe, WalletPop editor specializing in careers and the job search, and Duncan Mathison, coauthor of "Unlock the Hidden Job Market: 6 Steps to a Succcesful Job Search When Times Are Tough" (FT Press), say don't stop. They offer tips on how to stand out from the crowd without being a holiday grump.
Podcast: How to job hunt during the holidays