CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The biggest consequences of shutting down businesses, even in the interest of saving lives, is the resulting layoffs or furloughs that thousands of people are becoming all too familiar with.

Because of the precautions being taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19, many are finding themselves unemployed.

3News Reporter Bill Churchwell met with Dr. Leslie Mills, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's Director of Career Services, and she shared some tips for those who find themselves without work.

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