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How to Bounce Back After You Lose Your Job
Have you faced a recent job loss? If so, you may be feeling downtrodden and unmotivated for the future. However, allowing yourself to wallow in the past is the worst way to deal with losing your job.
Instead, a focus on the future and an active job search will enable you to bounce back from losing your job and create a new picture of success. With these four tips, you can begin picking up the pieces and move forward after losing your job.
1. Focus On the Future
The best way to bounce back after you lose your job is to focus on the future. Do not get stuck on what happened in the past or constantly think about what you could have done better to keep your job. Instead, focus on what you want for your future.
The most important piece of focusing on your future is to get out there and begin the job search again. Plan your job search as if it were a job itself – determine how many jobs you want to apply to each day and how long you plan to spend per day searching for jobs.