Updated: Jul 22, 2022
Here is what you need to know about getting a job during the Coronavirus outbreak. In this video, I am going to tell you the five major insights I'm seeing in the job market, and have some powerful approaches to give you the edge for job searching during this trying time.
Here are the top 5 insights I am seeing in the job market during the #coronavirus outbreak.
🍊Interviews are moving remote
Many companies are still hiring, do NOT stop your job search. I'll link my best phone interview tips in the comments & watch the video for video interview tips.
🍊Certain roles are in demand
Glassdoor reported that 32% of new jobs are posted by the government, health care, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, and nonprofit industries. I name 7 roles that are currently hiring even more that usual.
🍊Searches are happening on LinkedIn
Recruiters are getting higher success rates with reaching out to candidates due to most people isolating from their bosses. They find you through keywords, so optimize your profile! Link in comments for more tips.
🍊Offers are postponed
Your start date may be postponed as well. I give tips on how when they are ready to make the decision, YOU are the candidate top of mind.
🍊Flexibility will be rewarded
Glassdoor reported the number of part-time and contract roles increasing. I give tips on how to show flexibility to an employer so that they are less hesitant about hiring you.