What to do if you’ve lost your job

If you’ve lost your job due to the corona virus pandemic, there are things you can do to improve your situation. Below are links that outline the steps you can take.




Finding a Job

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For recent graduates
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5 Ways for Recent Graduates to Search for Jobs

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Websites that will help you with some of the specific steps.


Applying for unemployment

Hamden American Job Center Contact Information Ct Department of Labor


Learning new skills 
8 Ways to Learn New Skills Online | FlexJobsFree Online Job Training Program
Learn How to Code
Free Lessons on More Than 200 Topics Including Microsoft Office
Test prep,computer programming, college and career help, and more
45 Free Online Classes You Can Take (and Finish) by the End of This Year


Updating resumes and interview skills
10 Interview Skills You Need to Get Hired (and How to Improve at ...

BrainFuse JobNow

Tips for Job Seekers

How to Write a Resume                     


  And finally, avoid scams 

Looking for Work After Coronavirus Layoffs

Employment Scams