The most popular hiring months are the beginning of the year, January and February, staying strong till early spring. Applying for a job around the holiday season (summer, Christmas break, end of the year in general) is more likely to take longer.
Remember that, based on hiring statistics, the recruitment process can last up to 40+ days—so plan your application accordingly. On top of that, be ready to add around two weeks to that timeline—that’s how long it takes to hear back from the employer, on average, once you’ve submitted your resume and cover letter. Feel free to follow up on your job application if you don’t hear back from the hiring manager for longer.
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