After the longest economic expansion in history and its tight labor market preceded the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of Americans have lost their jobs in the past few weeks. Estimates put real unemployment at roughly 18%, heating up competition for openings. And, yes, there are still openings....

During the coronavirus pandemic, moving forward in any way careerwise seems complicated at best. But while the economic and social implications of COVID-19 have caused employment numbers to take a hit (in just a week, 3.3 million Americans filed for unemployment), there’s still a wide variety of...

Ready for a glimmer of good news amid the general gloom? How about this: Even if you’re one of those outgoing types who’s used to growing your professional network face-to-face, at the kinds of events and gatherings now called off for the duration, you can still maintain your connections—and...