There are 5 things you have to do dealing with a job layoff experience. As we enter into the 8th part of our series allow me to recap the whole thing.
Principle Number 1 is: to face the Emotional Costs – and get it over with!
Principle Number 2 is: to understand where you are in the 5 emotional stages in the process of mourning.
Principle Number 3 is: to get support from friends. To support each other too but to talk and focus only on positive things. To share experiences for the purpose of helping each other.
Today we’ll focus on the 4th and 5th principles which involve a great amount of attitude work.
Principle number 4 is to turn the experience into a growth opportunity.
When you’re ready emotionally and spiritually, you can now turn your experience into a growth opportunity. Assess the situation and be honest with yourself.