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COVID-19 Career Resources

As the market has changed, so have opportunities. You might be asking what you can do during this time. Though unemployment rates have increased, many employers are still looking to hire, including these 500 companies currently hiring students. For additional help on navigating the job market during COVID-19, take a look at the following resources.

Quick Tools

Virtual Events

Looking to hear from companies and professionals? Check out these free virtual events.

Biola Hosted Webinar

  • Alumni Life Hacks: Networking from a Distance Webinar. Biola alumni discuss how to network effectively in a webinar hosted by Alumni Relations on June 15, 2020. Watch the webinar to learn more.


  • Tips with Chip Recruiting During COVID-19. On April 16, Senior Recruiter at Innocean USA Chip Peck shared what students can do during this time. Watch the webinar to learn more.

Other Events

  • Adobe Summit - Digital marketing conference (On-Demand)
  • #HopeSummit - Navigating your career during uncertain times (May 4-6)

Career Education

Learn about career fields, how to look for jobs during this time, or how to make meaningful connections with employers.

Explore Career Paths

  • 80,000 Hours - A non-profit highlighting the worlds biggest problems and what careers can address them
  • CareerExplorer - Career Assessment to connect you with over 800 career fields
  • Roadtrip Nation - Archive of informational interviews with professionals

Get Experience

Build Connections

View advice from employers on networking:


    What is Networking (02:03 min)

     

    How to Network (04:32 min)

     

What Companies are Still Hiring?

Digital Courses to Build Skills

Take this time to build skills you need for industries of interest. Please note that only some of these websites are free. Others are premium services, and some have student discounts.

Online Certifications

Online certifications are a great way to build skills and show it on your resumé.