If you are contemplating advancing your career in 2016, NOW is the time to refresh your career plan and your resume.
Understanding how traumatic it can be to lose a job, employers generally feel compelled to provide career transition assistance – also known as outplacement services – for downsized employees. This is the case even for relatively short-term engagements, such as 18 months or so. While some employers have a contract with a specific vendor, many […]
Being fired from a job is one of life’s top 10 stressors, according to the Holmes and Rahe Stress Scale, designed to evaluate how stressful events will impact one’s health. That’s why I recommend that one of the first things to do when you’re downsized is get support so you can vent your feelings. Your […]
It’s not uncommon to be terminated these days; it’s a fact of life. The first thing you must remember is that most of the time, it’s not personal. It’s a business decision stemming from the ups and downs of the global economy, and the need to re-engineer according to the company direction. Even if you […]