Beyond benefits, employerslooking to hire seasonal workers need to flexible with schedulingpreferences and responsive in the hiring process. (Photo:Shutterstock)

A “war for workers” is underway among retailers,with big chains struggling to find enough employeesas the holidays approach.

“Brick-and-mortar retailers are facing a staffing crisis as theyenter the holiday season,” noted a story in Business Insider. The story notes that federallabor statistics show that there are 100,000 more retail jobopenings in 2018 than there were one year ago.

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