Career and job change is tough. Even when it’s welcomed and planned for, there’s still a lot of stress that is experienced. It’s significantly worse when the change is unexpected or out of your control.
That’s why it’s important to have supportive relationships in place. The relationships could be with a significant other, family, good friends, people you meet in job clubs… wherever you feel the support that you need to make it through and get the right focus to make sound, intelligent decisions about your career.
This video features some really smart young people who talk about how to get through the challenging times in life by using support systems and other means. There’s a lot of wisdom that definitely applies to job seekers.
Who can you count on for support? How have they helped you?