I had a chat with two recruitment agents this week. Things are picking up - briefs are coming in and companies are hiring–mostly remote work. Employers are investing in remote training for staff and reassessing office space, so remote working is here to stay. Both were furloughed and are just back at work.
It’s good news for multi-skilled freelancers - we’ll be more in demand as employers may want fewer people on the payroll. We’re also flexible, agile, and used to working remotely.
Skills check–MS Office, Photoshop, InDesign (you can download the free trial for 30 days and do a YouTube tutorial to learn the basics). Google Analytics, HTML, SEO, & social media.
I made a one-page CV on Canva–wasn’t sure if it’s long enough, but they liked it. “It’s good to have it condensed on one page and you can expand as required.”
I had to give my elevator pitch and some adjectives people would use to describe me. Also, share what I’ve been up to over lockdown and how I’ve adapted to remote working. …