Who is hiring during the coronavirus? Try these industries if you need a job now – FAST Company post

By: BY ARIANNE COHEN

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Most economists are expecting that layoffs will be spiking, starting next week. If you need a job while you’re waiting for your job to come back after the emergency is over (whenever it’s over), here are some ideas.

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Pandemic job insecurity comes with a silver lining: It’s better to see the ax now rather than later, because your chances of landing a new gig are highest right now, at least in certain industries. Here’s where to look:

Shipping and delivery companies: Amazon is hiring 100,000 workers, mostly for fulfillment and delivery, and some UPS hubs are hiring as well, although—fair warning—both companies are facing criticism over employee safety. Some couriers are also hiring.

Online learning companies: Now that over 30 million children are out of school, it’s boom time for online schools, which are swiftly expanding capacity. Outschool is hiring thousands of teachers to meet demand.

Grocery stores and delivery services: Grocery stores are your friends. Major chains such as KrogerMeijer, and Safeway are hiring in-store shelf stockers and delivery staff; ditto for regional chains such as Raley’s. Grocery delivery services and apps such as Instacart are also hiring.

Remote meeting and communication companies: Zoom is hiring, as are Slack and Microsoft Teams.

Working families: Many working parents are now forced to hire for many months of childcare, now that California’s governor announced that schools likely won’t open before fall. If kidcare is your jam, consider offering cheap, flexible options. Snap up these gigs in the next couple weeks.

Think broadly: There is no shame in a paying job of any kind, especially during a pandemic. And remember this is an excellent time to skill up. Want to learn to code? Or take a crack at the GRE? Or pick up an online credential? ‘Tis the season.


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One thought on “Who is hiring during the coronavirus? Try these industries if you need a job now – FAST Company post

  1. I went unemployed beyond ten years between 2008-2019 and lived off saved unemployment, and my aptitude as resident of a casino town.

    It was picky during my job hunting years; for fear of being on my feet, due to an illness.

    Shots at self employment didn’t pan.

    I took writing courses, purchased helluva materials and tools… none of my film specs are optioned.

    My resources dried, and as I squinted at the thought of cold ground for bed, and rock for my pillow,” a gainful offer arrived.

    I Mirrored the bible quote “The stone that the builder refused.”

    Accepted the job. Toiled unbearably on my feet; but my needs were fueled.

    While I don’t question ones reason for never doing a 9-5; applaud goes out to anyone who defies criticism for their family’s sake.

    “No one knows the troubles of another; nor should anyone attest to be more burdened than another.”

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