Being a job seeker is most definitely one of those uncomfortable times in life… whether you lost your job because of a pandemic crisis or made a bet on finding a better position and a better life, you can’t help feeling bare naked, vulnerable and to the mercy of those employers on the market.
Sometimes, things flow… you leave your old job, you seize the perfect opportunity and you get it straight away.
However, most of the time, success comes with unprecedented consistency in believing in yourself and your applications.
But how… how are we supposed to believe in ourselves when we feel weak, distressed by the uncertainty of tomorrow? When, in the glimpse of an eye, all sort of normality has vanished and you are at home hoping for the last application to finally work out. Because, let us face it, you might have the soft skills (yes ! You are organized, on time and a great co-worker) AND you have the hard skills through your experience or your training, … BUT it’s your 5th application and you have had no answer at all.
Not even a no.