EFFECTS OF JOB LOSS
When a person finds themselves without employment, there can be a period of self -examination.
The importance of a person’s job to their identity can vary significantly from person to person. For some people, their job is a central part of their identity, while for others it is less important.
A jobseeker often ponders how being without a job affects different aspects of their life.
TO MOVE AHEAD, ONE MUST DEAL WITH THE FEELINGS COMMON TO JOB LOSS
Here’s why jobseekers must have a place to deal with the feelings associated with their job loss:
- To avoid bottling up emotions and letting them fester
- To allow themselves to grieve the loss of their job and move on.
- To be able to focus on their job search and find a new job that is a good fit for them.