How to find a job in Covid times?

By September 15, 2020 No Comments
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Are you wondering how you’re going to find a job in times like these?

A lot of people are now out of a job or on Covid payment. The ones who aren’t are simply happy to be working. Sure, there were a lot of changes in the way businesses are run. However, it’s definitely better to be working than staying home. Unfortunately, the current climate brought more than just sets of rules for all of us. It also brought the feeling of uncertainty. Uncertainty about what future brings. When will things go back to normal? What about hospitality jobs? Is there a future in hospitality industry.

One thing is for sure. People in the hospitality industry are resilient and strong. Moreover, they have a multitude of transferable skills that can be of benefit to any sector should they change industries.

how to apply to a jobWhat can you do to find a job in these times?

Truly, things have changed and we hope you’re one of the fortunate people to still be working. However, there a strong chance if you’re reading this that you’re trying to find a job now. Below we will list a few key pointers to consider while applying but before all that please keep in mind the following.

Arm yourself with patience. Even after you find a job. Decisions are brought on a national level that might affect your start date. If you’re coming from abroad, there’s a good chance you’ll have to self isolate before you can start. All of this is nerve wrecking but none of us can do anything more than listen to the guidelines. Remember, we’re all in this together.

Finally, here are some pointers to consider while trying to find a job:

  • Make sure your CV is completely up to date and without grammatical errors.
  • Be patient and persistent.
  • Regularly check jobs boards and get in touch with hospitality recruitment agencies.
  • Use social media to your advantage.
  • Don’t lose your drive.

Happy job hunting everyone!

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