There’s no better way to explain unexpected job loss other than it sucks – big time. But having come out on the other side of it, I can tell you with certainty that it does get easier – even if all hope seems to be lost right now. So if you’ve just recently lost your job, here are my top six things that you should do ASAPRead More
Back in September, I chatted with Gabriela Casineanu, author of Introverts: Leverage Your Strengths for an Effective Job Search about job search tips she shares with her coaching clients. Her approach to job search is very interesting and a stark contrast to the way we usually think about job search (e.g. stare in front of the computer and scroll through Indeed for hours on end). Here are three things she suggests when seeking out a new gig.Read More
It turns out, there are quite a few things you can say or do to make someone's day a little brighter, without being too overly sympathetic. Here are my top six things to say (and what not to say) for someone who's lost their job.
I ran into a guy in an airport who had been on a month-long vacation to Italy. Here's why I felt sorry for him.Read More
Before Meryl Streep even uttered the words "Take your broken heart and make it into art," that's exactly what I did. I started putting on paper what I thought would be a helpful guide for others going through the hell of job loss– a book that I wish I had after I lost my job.Read More