How Will Coronavirus Affect Your Job Search in 2020?

By Lisa Rangel | Vault | March 12, 2020

Not every industry slows down in an economic downturn (if that’s ultimately where we end up; we still aren’t certain if that’s the case yet). And not every company within an industry slows down. The bottom line is people get hired during layoffs, and hires happen even when things slow down.

Do you know who gets hired during economic shifts? Those who didn’t stop job searching and, instead, kept going.

Will the search be harder? Possibly. But no matter what, it’s never a 100 percent complete halt. It just gets more competitive. So it’s time for job seekers at all levels to remain competitive and consistent.

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