5 Major Tips for Employment and Career Development during this ‘Stay-at-Home’ period Quarantine, Isolation, social distancing, whichever of these is your reality due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, this is the time for your creativity to be at its peak. 1-Make a good CV for yourself: If you haven’t got a CV, this is the time to make one and if your CV is not up-to-date, go ahead and spend some time on it. 2- Learn more about Job Search Techniques: Knowing where and how to look for job will make the process of job search easier for you when you need one. Research on all job portals that often publish jobs in your domain and make it a duty to receive job alerts from them on a weekly basis. This will make your job search swift for you after COVID-19. 3-Apply for online Jobs, Volunteer programs and other openings:
Since the outbreak of COVID-19 many online jobs and volunteering opportunities and grant programs have been open to the public. This is the time to serve your nation and mankind through several UN and other Volunteering opportunities out there. 4- Take Free Online Courses and Certification Programs:
Nothing is holding you back now! You are at home and you have more time for yourself. Use this time and take courses online and improve on your professional knowledge in your field of work. 5- Learn a new skill:
There are a lot of things you can learn during this stay-at-home period. You can try acquiring basic or profound knowledge in something you have never done before: Why not try blogging, video editing, graphic designing, using a new App, using Microsoft excel or writing a book. These skills will serve as additional value when the world become busy again and you take up on your job or another.