Job Coach Randy Wooden, director of the Professional Center by Goodwill in Winston-Salem, shares with Wally and Verne (WBFJ Morning Show) about still conducting a job search during a pandemic.
Topics covered include…
What industries are actually hiring during the COVID-19 crisis?
Is it possible to do a ‘job search’ in this social isolation world right now? Spruce up on your social media platforms.
LinkedIn webinars are still being offered ‘virtually’
Thursdays at 9:30am (basic intro to LinkedIn)
Tuesdays at 2pm (for advanced users)
Randy is currently ‘working from home’ due to the coronavirus crisis. Connect with Randy by phone or email…
PHONE: 336.464.0516 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Several retailers ARE hiring right now including grocery stores.
Walmart is hiring thousands of workers in North Carolina in response to the strong demand in stores as a result of the coronavirus. You can apply by visiting www.walmartcareers.com
or text ‘jobs’ to 240240 to get started. You can apply today and start today.
Indeed: Resources to help folks affected by COVID-19 findhelp.org/
Help with food, help paying bills, other programs
MyWorkChoice (also see at www.myworkchoice.com) is helping to get people back to work within 24 hours. The actual goal of the company is to get people “from couch to check” in an hour. You can read the full article below
NC Works resource guide. Contact: Rosa Adkins
Information for all counties in NC: www.ncworks.gov/gsipub/index.asp?docid=531
For parents with kids at home…
A website that could prove helpful for many of your clients and their families, especially since so many families are now in “home school” type situations. The website called www.kahnacademy.org. It’s crazy helpful for learning how to do just about any subject in school from grades K-12 as well as college and test prep. It is loaded with how-to’s and tons of tutorials, examples, and actual practice examples .
Online resource guide for all NC veterans www.milvets.nc.gov/resource-guide
COVID–19: How You Can Help with Immediate Needs in the Community. Due to the closing of many schools and workplaces, our community is experiencing difficulty and there is an increased need for resources. www.forsythunitedway.org/covid-19-and…e-community/
VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150
QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”
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