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Mary Barra

Targeting summer jobs that don't disappear

DEAR JOYCE: You mentioned summer jobs recently, but didn't mention the best places to look that might let you work part-time after school starts. I need the money! -- S.L.

The job boats have already sailed for most summer openings, but don't give up. If you haven't done so already, knock on these doors for continuing part-time work after school starts in the fall:

-- Retailers

-- Fast food locations and restaurants

-- Hotels and resorts (Ask about openings in housekeeping and grounds care.)

-- Construction contractors (Check online for construction sites and remodeling firms to find out whether you should apply at the job site, online or through a central...