June 24, 2018

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Beat the Job Search Blues

Okay, admit it. You hate job-hunting. Lots and lots of people feel that way. The economy is lousy, there aren’t that many employers hiring for someone like you, and you’re thinking this could be a long job search. Too often, discouraged job hunters project a gloomy outlook.

Face facts. Today’s job hunt is likely to take longer than six months. For high level executives, or those in failing industries, it can be over a year. It’s easy to sink into the blue but they can paralyze your job search. You must change the negative self-talk and get a handle on your fear and anxiety. Devaluing yourself or moping – and feeling sorry for yourself will not land you a job.

Here are some action steps that will enable to you to fight back and take control over your future, and to get rid of the job search blues:

- Robin Ryan

© Copyright 2011 Robin Ryan. All rights reserved.

Need more assistance? Robin is available to help you achieve your goals and dreams with individual career counseling. Click here to learn more.

Robin Ryan has appeared on Oprah and Dr. Phil is considered America’s top career coach. Robin has a busy career counseling practice providing individual career coaching, resume writing services, interview preparation, salary negotiations, and outplacement, to clients nationwide. She is the best-selling author of: ” 60 Seconds & You’re Hired!“, ” Soaring On Your Strengths“, ” What to Do with the Rest of Your Life“, ” Winning Resumes” and, “Winning Cover Letters“. A dynamic national speaker, Robin has spoken to over 1200 audiences sharing her insights on how to improve their lives and obtain greater success. Contact Robin at: 425.226.0414, or email:, or visit her website:

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