This Element is an excerpt from Rebound: A Proven Plan for Starting Over After Job Loss (ISBN: 9780137021147) by Martha I. Finney. Available in print and digital formats. Laid off? Perform apersonal strategic planninga to stay on track, focused, and strong enough to say anoa to the wrong offers! Unless you relish being truly and officially self-employed, languishing between jobs for six months is intolerable. But leaping into the first thing that comes along isnat a great idea either. You need a plan--and tapping away on your laptop on your sofa in your PJs doesnat qualify....aSet very specific goals, make them things you think you can actually do, and then make them nonnegotiable. ... Then ask yourself (out loud, of course), is that true? ... Mean-spirited friends and family who undermine your confidence with carefully placed cherry bombs (just big enough to make a mess, not big enough toanbsp;...
|Title||:||You¿ve Been Laid Off|
|Author||:||Martha I. Finney|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2009-11-16|