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13 Things You Need To Know About Job Hunting Right Now

If you learn nothing else here, learn to look into the camera during your interview.

1. First, if you’re looking for a job right now, what you’re doing is hard and you deserve credit.

2. It pays to be flexible.

3. Don’t be afraid to think short-term.

4. Focus on companies that are making money right now.

5. Look especially hard at companies that are actively advertising open positions.

6. Networking is just as important today as it was before…

7. ...But it’s going to look a little different now.

8. Now is the perfect time to learn new skills online.

9. It's also the perfect time to clean up your social media a bit.

10. You should add your remote-work experience to your resume.

11. The informational interview is your friend.

12. Got a video chat interview coming up? Look into the camera, not at the screen.

13. Remember, you have some advantages in this new world of remote interviewing.