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COVID-19 Career Resources

During these difficult times, Career Counseling and Support Services would like to help in any way possible. In addition to offering appointments over Zoom, we would like to provide the career resources we have found to be helpful. Below, please find these resources to consult for information on career-related concerns during the current pandemic. 

If you would like to meet with a counselor or have any questions, please schedule an appointment with us at 614-688-3898.

 

EDUCATION

TechCred

TechCred helps Ohioans learn new skills and helps employers build a stronger workforce with the skills needed in a technology-infused economy. These technology-focused credentials take a year or less to complete and prepare current and future employees for the technology jobs Ohio employers need (3/17/21)

 

HIRING

Hiring Companies: this is a list of 500 companies (4/22/2020) 500 Companies Hiring Students on Handshake Right Now

Governor's Office of Workforce Transformation: Coronavirus.Ohio.gov/JobSearch 

Ohio In-Demand Jobs List: topjobs.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/indemand/list

Micro-internships and Gig Opportunities parkerdewey.com/career-launchers

List of companies actively hiring college students for jobs and internships : github.com/gcreddy42/hiring2020

College Recruiter: youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAqBVWRPQ7BroVJBfAMmeMCLsYk2DYtSd

List of Employers that are hiring and are freezing: candor.co/hiring-freezes/

Companies that are hiring during corona virus:  themuse.com/advice/companies-hiring-during-coronavirus-covid-19

 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Student emergency grant: thelantern.com/2020/04/ohio-state-receives-42-million-in-federal-stimulus-creates-student-emergency-grants/

Food assistance for all Ohio State students: buckeyefoodalliance.org/i-need-help

Extension/assistance with utility bills, unemployment application, emergency food/cash benefits: coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/home/Resources-for-Economic-Support/

Utility/Rent/Transportation/Repair Emergency Assistance: impactca.org/what_we_do/programs/emergency_assistance/emergency_assistance.html

Requesting refund on parking pass: osu.campusparc.com/home/about-us/about-us/news/2020/03/25/comprehensive-parking-updates-in-response-to-novel-coronavirus-(covid-19)

Corona Virus and your financial health: igrad.com/start/coronavirus-and-your-financial-health-igrad

 

INTERVIEWING TIPS

-Interviewing Virtually:

linkedin.com/interview-prep 

themuse.com/advice/the-new-secrets-to-rocking-your-skype-interview

virtualvocations.com/blog/telecommuting-job-search-help/virtual-interviewing-employees-employers/

online.hbs.edu/blog/post/virtual-interview-tips

fastcompany.com/90479058/5-things-you-must-do-to-have-a-successful-job-interview-on-video-during-the-covid-19-outbreak

 

NETWORKING TIPS

-Networking On-line

forbes.com/sites/dawngraham/2020/03/18/corona-and-your-career-how-to-effectively-network-during-a-quarantine/#149aa0105f9d

inc.com/andrew-griffiths/7-non-irritating-ways-to-network-online.html

 

ARTICLES: CAREER ADVICE

What are the top 10 job skills for the future? (10/21/2020) weforum.org/agenda/2020/10/top-10-work-skills-of-tomorrow-how-long-it-takes-to-learn-them

6 Ways to Support Covid-weary Employees (9/24/2020) forbes.com/sites/hbsworkingknowledge/2020/09/30/6-ways-to-support-covid-weary-employees/#3994cb1c7ce6

How to Work From Home (WFH) During Your Remote Internship (7/24/2020) internships.com/career-advice/workplace/how-to-work-from-home

6 Ways Covid will Change the Workplace forever (5/7/2020) forbes.com/sites/williamarruda/2020/05/07/6-ways-covid-19-will-change-the-workplace-forever/#4e532285323e

Career Exploration: A Grand Experiment (4/27/2020)  insidehighered.com/advice/2020/04/27/scientific-way-phd-students-can-frame-their-career-explorations-opinion

Advice for the worried (4/24/2020): science.sciencemag.org/content/368/6489/438.full

Career Planning in a Pandemic (4/20/2020): insidehighered.com/advice/2020/04/20/career-advice-getting-through-economic-downturn-caused-pandemic-opinion

The Professor is In: Stranded on the Academic Job Market this Year? (4/20/2020) chroniclevitae.com/news/2338-the-professor-is-in-stranded-on-the-academic-job-market-this-year?cid=VTEVPMSED1

Columbus Dispatch (4/20/2020): dispatch.com/news/20200420/new-college-graduates-in-ohio-face-challenging-job-market-due-to-coronavirus

8 Job Skills to succeed in a post-corona virus world (4/17/2020): forbes.com/sites/bernardmarr/2020/04/17/8-job-skills-to-succeed-in-a-post-coronavirus-world/#274a1a5a2096

The Washington Center (4/10/2020) resources.twc.edu/working-virtually/graduating-in-the-age-of-covid-19

The Lantern (4/6/2020) thelantern.com/2020/04/graduating-seniors-face-job-uncertainty-during-covid-19-pandemic/

 

VIDEOS: CAREER ADVICE

College Recruiter: youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAqBVWRPQ7BroVJBfAMmeMCLsYk2DYtSd 

 

ARTICLES: MEANING AND PURPOSE

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During Covid -19 internships.com/career-advice/search/covid-mental-health

The Pandemic from a Meaning and Purpose Perspective:psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-meaning-in-life/202004/the-pandemic-meaning-and-purpose-perspective-reset 

 


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Walk-in Sessions

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