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On Why I Wrote This Book – Escape from Unemploymentville – Cover

On Why I Wrote This Book – Escape from Unemploymentville – Cover

On Why I Wrote this Book I recently had a horrible, awful stay in Unemploymentville and I wanted to make the place a bit better for the next person passing thru. Unemploymentville can be incredibly lonely despite millions of people living there. By sharing our experiences we receive the comfort of thinking, “Oh, you too? I’m not the only one.” An outsider with no extended stays in Unemploymentville might ask, “How could you possibly feel alone in any aspect of…

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What’s the WORST Advice on Job Loss or Job Hunting You Ever Got??

What’s the WORST Advice on Job Loss or Job Hunting You Ever Got??

Let’s face it, some advice really stinks! What’s the WORST advice you received on job loss or job hunting? I’m compiling a top 10 (or maybe I should call it bottom 10) list and so I’m asking for input. Entries selected will be paid $25 to be included in Escape from Unemploymentville book. But first let me answer the question myself. The WORST job loss/job hunting advice I received was… “Don’t feel bad.” This advice came from a few family…

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What’s The Best Advice You Received on Job Loss or Job Hunting?

What’s The Best Advice You Received on Job Loss or Job Hunting?

What’s the best advice you received on job loss or job hunting? I’m compiling a top 10 list and so I’m asking for input. Entries selected will be paid $25 to be included in Escape from Unemploymentville book. But first let me answer the question myself. The best job loss/job hunting advice I received was… “Take a break. Don’t even think about a job or looking for one for at least 3 or 4 days.” These words of wisdom came…

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Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

Super short post to say that whenever you are feeling uncertain about the next path in your life, I highly recommend… Feel the Fear and DO It Anyway! The concepts can be applied to looking for a new job, making a career change, almost anything. If you aren’t sure, take a Peal Inside the Book on Amazon and see what you think

Unemploymentville Guest Post Guidelines

Unemploymentville Guest Post Guidelines

Updated January 19, 2017 I’m working on a new book and conducting written interviews with people who struggled through unemployment and succeeded in finding or creating a job. Participants who complete the interview will be paid $75 – $100. For additional details email admin@unemploymentville.com with a Subject of ‘Reader Contribution – Interview Candidate’. Writers who have written guest posts for the blog, may also be interviewed for the book. Unemploymentville.com, a place for anyone who has felt the sting of…

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The Great Divide Between Jobless and Jobfull

The Great Divide Between Jobless and Jobfull

So I decided I’d better post something to give notice that the website and concept of Unemploymentville has not been abandoned. Well not totally or permanently, at least. Why haven’t I been around? Because my job has been sucking the ‘spare time’ out of my life, which regardless of whether you want to launch a website or write a book, is not a good situation. And everyone I know with a job is struggling with work/life balance. Struggling to find…

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