How to stay sane when your job hunt is driving you crazy

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Job hunting can be the worst. The absolute worst. Even if you have your resume / cover letter / LinkedIn profile / interview questions totally nailed the searching, applying, waiting, interviewing following up, waiting some more is stressful and exhausting.

If you are looking for a new job and it’s proving tough, hang in there. It will happen. While you are working towards your next big thing, here are a few ways you can keep your mind on the right track.

 

How to get through it

Keep networking. Yes, keep at it, even if it’s killing you.

Keep an open mind.

Be patient when you need to be.

Be tenacious the rest of the time.

Ask for help if you need it.

Volunteer.

Spend time with good people.

Read a great book.

Create something.

Learn a new skill.

Ask for referrals.

Take an online course.

Create an online course.

Exercise. It kills time and endorphins are awesome.

Constantly seek out inspiration.

Don’t ever sell yourself short.

Don’t ever give up.

Remember, regardless of any obstacles you are facing, you are talented.

 

Post by Octavia Goredema @OctaviaGoredema

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