If it’s been a while since you last looked for a job, then it’s time to sharpen your job search skills! That’s exactly what you’ll find in this week’s Summary Sunday.
The workplace does not look the same as it did 10 months ago. We have shifted from a candidate’s market to an employers’ market.
Not only that, the pandemic forced every business to rapidly adopt remote work. We also saw the rapid shuttering of hotels, restaurants, cruise lines, and many other in-person businesses. Some will make a comeback, others will not.
So whether you find yourself unemployed and looking or you think you need to jump ship, these articles will help you understand some of the changes and more importantly, help you sharpen your job search skills.
Why Hiring During Covid Is Different Than in Previous Downturns | Harvard Business Review
What It Takes to Make Yourself ‘Forever Employable’ | Next Avenue
6 Skills Employees Will Need In the Post-pandemic Workplace | Fast Company
Do you follow industry leaders on social media? SmartBrief One Your Career
This chart makes me sad. If the question were worded, “how do you stay current in your field/career/industry?” how would you answer?
10 LinkedIn Features For Job Seekers | Shelley Piedmont
Jack Kelly and I sat down and talked about job search. We cover a lot of territory in a short amount of time. Topics ranged from how to get on someone’s radar by commenting, why third-party recruiters want a “perfect match”, video interviewing, and so much more!
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Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.