Category: Job seekers

Job search during the coronavirus outbreak

Some employers are in desperate need of workers and are actively recruiting and hiring.

If you are searching for a job right now, there are a number of helpful ways to focus your efforts.

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COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance FAQs

Recent law changes have made more people eligible for benefits—but the fast timing has also made it hard to find the up-to-date information you need.

Find answers about eligibility, how to file, and more.

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4 industries hiring during COVID-19

With businesses shuttering across the country in response to the coronavirus outbreak, it can seem like the worst time for job hunting. The U.S. Department of Labor announced that a record 3.28 million unemployment claims were filed between March 15

What are the 5 most in-demand career certifications? (Hint, they’re all in healthcare)

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CareerOneStop recently searched a sample of 897,000 job postings nationwide for the most in-demand certifications.

Learn about the top 5- all related to healthcare careers.

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5 things hiring managers wish you’d do at an interview

So you polished your resume, crafted a standout cover letter, and landed an interview—great!

Now’s your chance to shine.

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New year, new resume

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If looking for new work is part of your 2020 plans, read on for some ideas to help you revise your current resume skillfully, and make the kind of impact on the reader that you really hope for.

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5 career planning ideas to help jumpstart your New Year’s goals

It’s the middle of December, and there’s no reason to think this December will differ from nearly every December on record: the New Year will be here before you know it.

What a great time to get started on your New Year’s career goals.

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When and how to disclose your disability to an employer

For workers who have a disability, it can be difficult to determine if, when, and how to disclose their disability to their employer. For those with hidden disabilities, the question can be even trickier.

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5 ways professional associations can help you boost your career

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Looking for a way to develop professional relationships and build your network?

Consider joining or becoming more active in a professional association.

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Bounce back from getting fired

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Although getting fired from a job may feel like a disaster at the time, it can ultimately improve your focus, confidence, and overall career resilience.

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