Make Peace with Your Job Loss

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Make Peace with Your Job Loss

Terminated workers must come to grips with the loss of their job or risk difficulties in finding future employment (who wants to hire a potential problem?)

In her book "In Search of a Job," Karyn Innis recommends starting with some introspection. Ask yourself:

  • What really happened?
  • What problems face me in my job search?
  • What do I want to do next?
  • What is important to me?
  • What do I have to offer?
  • What have I accomplished in my working life?

    The answers to these questions are the foundation to all future job search activities.

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