burden. Unemployment can have further implications than simply hitting your income: it can lead to psychological distress and have damaging effects to your wellbeing, which means that keeping positive during joblessness and the search for a job is essential to your health and success. The ﬁrst step to tackling any resounding
We take a look at the strains of the quest for employment and how you can transform your situation into an optimistic experience.
42 careers SEPTEMBER 2011
WORDS: Jessie Bland | PHOTOGRAPHS: Getty Images
Stay positive during your job search
instead of perceiving this time of change as an exciting new step in life, many ﬁnd that searching for employment becomes a
ob-hunting can be a stressful and time-consuming process and unfortunately often one that lures people into negativity. Especially since the economic downturn,
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Careers with Hayley Taylor 2011