Unemployment


Being unemployed or underemployed is stressful. I’ve been there myself and I know what it’s like. Now my job is to help other people find jobs! I provide advice, resources, and support for anyone that is or is facing unemployment.
Whether you were fired, laid off, quit, or are looking for your first job after graduation, here are tips to help you find a job you love and to survive financially and mentally while you are out of work.

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The Hidden Job Market: What It Is and How to Use It to Find Your Next Job

You’re probably already familiar with the traditional ways of how to find a job. You use one or more of the many online job boards like Monster, ZipRecruiter or Indeed as part of your job search. And keep an eye on the job postings sections of the company websites that you may want to work for. You might also browse …

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ZipRecruiter vs. Indeed: Which Job Board is Better for Job Seekers?

If you’re anything like millions of other Americans and Canadians right now, you‘re probably looking for a new job. Since the start of 2020, unemployment has skyrocketed. Companies have had to make cutbacks, and some have even closed their doors. With online job search sites, finding a job is easier than ever. But with so many options, how do you …

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Practical Gift Ideas for Your Unemployed Loved Ones in 2021

Being unemployed is incredibly difficult. With current unemployment rates at a record-breaking high thanks to COVID-19, you probably know someone close to you that’s been laid off, let go or looking for a new, better job. Giving your unemployed friends and loved ones a thoughtful gift could really go a long way. Think about what sort of things they need …

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Your Complete Guide to Creating the Perfect Elevator Pitch (With Examples)

If you’re actively looking for employment, you’re probably familiar with the standard resumes and cover letters. You’ve probably even gone on a few interviews and have some strong answers in your back pocket ready to go. But there’s one major job search tool you might be neglecting, and it can make a big difference when it comes to landing a …

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10 of the Best Job Sites to Help You Find a Job You’ll Love

10 of the Best Job Sites to Help You Find a Job You’ll Love in 2021

When you’re looking for a new job, you probably search job sites to find current opportunities online.  Just as when an employer is looking to hire, they typically advertise the job vacancy online.  Most job sites are free for us job seekers to use, but did you know that employers often have to pay to post their jobs on these …

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Career Counseling: The Best Way to Succeed with Your Career

Your career takes up approximately a third of your life. Not having a clear career path or being unhappy with the one you’ve chosen can make life much more stressful and unfulfilling. Career counseling can help you overcome these challenges by helping you find a job that aligns with your interests, values, goals, and financial needs.  What is Career Counseling? …

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Did You Lose Your Job During This Pandemic? Read This Asap!

Did You Lose Your Job During This Pandemic? Read This ASAP!

The following is a guest post from Martin of Studenomics, where he tries to make personal finance fun since you have enough to stress about. You can click here to check out the wide range of content on everything from student loans to getting paid to drink coffee. “I got fired. I’m screwed. I have nobody here to help me.” …

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