Monday, August 22, 2011

Advice for bouncing back after losing your job

One of the most difficult part of my job is ending someone's assignment. One of the most difficult things anyone has to face is being let go from a job whether it is temporary or permanent. Today, MSN Career's posted an article from blogger Alina Dizik.
Rebuilding your confidence after a job loss can be difficult. It's easy to fall into the trap of feeling sorry for yourself, which can cause you to doubt your ability to land a new position. If that happens, make bouncing back your top priority.

In the article, she includes nine ways to pull yourself up, dust yourself off and get back to the work of finding employment. These tips include:
1. Develop a routine
2. Find a supportive network
3. Help others
4. Use positive affirmation
5. Take time to do something you love
6. Exercise
7. Allow time to heal
8. Meet other job seekers
9. Be ready for a tough road ahead

To read more about these tips, please check out the full article at MSN Careers.