Job Loss Due to Coronavirus
- Listen to webinars
- Listen to experts in your field
- Read books
- Exercise regularly
*Use this time to learn more and upgrade your skills! Stay Busy!
- Immediately update your resume
- Prepare cover letter
- Ask friends to review
- Apply for positions relevant
Family & Friends
Let your trusted family and friends know. It’s hard but they will support you through tough times. OR join an online community to help you though these tough times
Ex: Franchisors.com Switchboard Facebook group
*CLICK HERE to join our Switchboard Private Facebook Group!
Connect W/Your Network
- Ask for references
- Ask for help w/search
- Ask if they know of anyone who’s hiring
Update LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin is used by recruiters worldwide. It’s important to showcase yourself as a professional. Be sure to add a professional picture, bio, all certifications, education, and add your relevant skills.
Schedule Your Day
Each day should be improving your skill-sets and looking for jobs. Don’t lose your great work habits by sleeping in and staying up late. Even eat your breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the same time! Prepare like a champion!
Mindset=Never EVER Give Up
Sometimes our situation gets the most out of us, so be prepared to move past negative thoughts by:
- Doing something new and creative
- Tune in to your favorite influencers
- Read about others who’ve gone though similar struggles for inspiration
Hope this helps!
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