How are you handling the stress of job search and layoffs?
I decided to not job-hunt right after I was laid off. Now that I'm looking I realize that there are practically no positions for my level of qualifications (marketing/sales management) and I am either over-qualified for most (coordinators) or under-qualified (directors, etc). So needless to say, I'm stressing... How are you handling this all?
Asked By: LFM - 3/21/2009
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Why don't you take off a few things on your resume that over-qualify you? Being "over-qualified" = they don't want to pay you as much, but if you need a job I think it's best to take the hit in pay for now... More
Answered By: David - 3/21/2009
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there are many good stress relieving techniques out there.... here is one example: http://stress-help-guide.com/learning-how-to-relieve-stress/
Answered By: get g - 3/21/2009
You lower your sights. That will increase your chance of success. Apply to work at a hotel job but keep your goal to become a manager as soon as possible..
Answered By: Ed Atun - 3/23/2009
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