Over the last 12 months the recruitment industry has been very up and down. Some industries have boomed and have had to take on more staff, such as supermarkets and delivery companies, whereas others have had staff furloughed for a long period of time and have had to make cutbacks. During the last 12 months there has been so much uncertainty that many businesses have not looked at expanding and many employees have decided to not even consider changing jobs. No that there finally seems to be a bit of light at the end of the tunnel and lockdown restrictions are staring to be eased, it is likely that employment will start to rise again. It may not happen just yet but now is the perfect time to start preparing to apply for jobs. You need to get your CV in order and ready to act quickly some a job become available which you want to apply for.
Registering on jobs boards will allow you to keep an eye on what is happening in the recruitment world and quickly respond to vacancies that come up. This may give you a head start and allow you to be the first inline when the job market does start to increase again.