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7 Ways To Move Out Of Depression For The Unemployed

7 Ways To Move Out Of Depression For The Unemployed

This article first appeared here on 20 May 2010. 7 Ways To Move Out of Depression For The Unemployed Written by: Gilbert Goh This article  is specially written for  those who think that they have hit the end of the rope. They have done [...]

7 Ways To Recession-Proof Your Job

7 Ways To Recession-Proof Your Job

This post first appeared here on 15 April 2010. 7 Ways To Recession-Proof Your Job Written by: Gilbert Goh I have heard from many friends that they fear for their job. Every month, someone will be laid off and they sweat while sleeping at [...]

7 Major Traumas of Unemployment

7 Major Traumas of Unemployment

This article first appeared here in July 2009 7 Major Traumas of Unemployment Written by: Gilbert Goh Many readers have asked me what to expect when they were given the pink slip. Trying my best to be optimistic, I told them to stay [...]

To Counteract Job Search Blues, Volunteer (New York Times 10 Sep)

To Counteract Job Search Blues, Volunteer (New York Times 10 Sep)

The Search To Counteract Job Search Blues, Volunteer   Published: September 10, 2009 As I wrote in a recent column, being unemployed after a layoff can take a serious emotional toll. Many jobless people must look for work [...]

Bankruptcy Option For The Unemployed

Bankruptcy Option For The Unemployed

This article first appeared here in Aug 09. Bankruptcy Option For The Unemployed Written By: Gilbert Goh Should one consider bankruptcy when he  is unemployed and facing massive financial debts? Unless the retrenched has strong [...]

Worrying about a job can damage health more than loss (Reuters 31 Aug)

Worrying about a job can damage health more than loss (Reuters 31 Aug)

  Mon Aug 31, 2009 6:11pm EDT By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Worrying about the looming threat of unemployment can be more damaging to a person's health than actually being jobless, according to a U.S. study. With the United States [...]

How To Maintain Family Harmony During Unemployment

How To Maintain Family Harmony During Unemployment

 This post first appeared here on 26 June, 2009 How To Maintain Family Harmony During Unemployment Written by: Gilbert Goh Unemployment is known to have  hit the whole household hard and some families have  disintegrated when the [...]

Employees Traits That Employers Look For, Part 1 (Beyond.com)

Employees Traits That Employers Look For, Part 1 (Beyond.com)

Employee Traits That Employers Look For, Part 1 Posted By: Staff Editor On: 9/9/2009 5:07:28 PM In: Business Professional Content Provided by EzineArticles.com. Written by Scott McQuarrie There are two different sets of skills that candidates [...]

Eight Tips For Living While Unemployed

Eight Tips For Living While Unemployed

This article was first published here on Aug 2009. Eight Tips for Living While Unemployed A few days ago, I found myself jobless. It’s too complicated to explain the whole situation, but suffice to say, it left me feeling anxious and sad. [...]

Resiliency Skills for Handling Emotional Side of Job Loss and Job Search (Resiliency Center)

Resiliency Skills for Handling Emotional Side of Job Loss and Job Search (Resiliency Center)

by Al Siebert, Ph.D., author of The Resiliency Advantage Losing your job through no fault of your own can wipe you out emotionally. How do you deal with your loss of esteem? With anger? How do you sustain your energy for searching for work? You [...]

Upgrading Out of Unemployment – Is It Possible?

Upgrading Out of Unemployment – Is It Possible?

  Upgrading  Out of Unemployment - is it possible? This article first appeared here in 2009 July Written By: Gilbert Goh I am guilty of not being ambitious enough in my life as my last educational certificate is at least 20 years ago. [...]

Employers Still Discriminating Against Older Workers

Employers Still Discriminating Against Older Workers

  This article was first posted here on 30 Mar 2009. Written by Gilbert Goh Having met more than a dozen unemployed Singaporeans either through my unemployment support site transitioning.org or my own personal contacts, I observed [...]

Unemployment blues: Value of temporary work (SD editorials)

Unemployment blues: Value of temporary work (SD editorials)

Although the job market has improved over the past year, many employers are still reluctant to make a long term commitment to growing their employee rolls until it is clear that a solid economic expansion is underway. They need new staff to handle [...]

Should you grab any job that comes along?

Should you grab any job that comes along?

Editor's note: This article first appeared here on 21 Jun 2009.  Should you grab any job that comes along? Written By: Gilbert Goh Should you grab any job that comes your way after being retrenched? Many I know will try to go back to their [...]

7 Ways To Come out of Prolonged Unemployment

7 Ways To Come out of Prolonged Unemployment

This article first appeared here on Aug 29, 2009 7 Ways To Come Out Of Prolonged Unemployment Written by: Gilbert Goh Many readers I met have been out of work for many months. Many also experience joblessness  lasting more than a year. One I [...]

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