Losing Your Job? That Sucks. Ten Tips for Dealing with Job Loss and What to Expect

Just found out you are losing your job? Let’s be honest. That sucks. I empathize with the state of suckiness in which you reside. In June 2013, I received confirmation of the planned elimination of my position due to employee communications being consolidated within Corporate Communications. What was supposed to be a six-week transition turned into nine months (I gave birth to an unemployment “labor” statistic). The extensions provided more time to save money and prepare for the inevitable. Yet, with all my preparation, when March 28, 2014, arrived, the reality of losing my job still sucked. Here are my Continue Reading →