How to get a job during coronavirus lockdown: The Apprentice's Linda Plant gives her top tips

The employment market is a very competitive place at the moment, so it is important to stand out from the crowd.

The Apprentice interviewer Linda Plant knows a thing or two about how to get the job you want and now runs her own business academy.

Plant explains how to get a new job during this tough times, starting with the basics of perfecting your CV to targeting industries who have thrived amid the coronavirus pandemic.

“You need to have a great CV, as it is the first thing people see," Plant says.

"Tailor it to the job you are after."

Additionally, many could see this as the right time to change careers, something we on average do four to five times in a lifetime.

As Plant says: "Don't be afraid of the old, embrace the new."