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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 with a Subject of ‘Reader Contribution – Interview Candidate’. Writers who have written guest posts for the blog, may also be interviewed for the book., 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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I Gotta Get Out of This Place…. ?>

I Gotta Get Out of This Place….

One of the positive things about viewing Unemploymentville as a destination, as a travel destination especially, is it makes it easier to think about it as being some place you travel through as temporary surroundings. There is a reader comment on Amazon on the book, Landing on the Right Side of Your Ass: A Survival Guide for the Recently Unemployed about what if you don’t land on the right side of your ass and they talk about how they took…

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I Disagree Continued — What NOT to do When Looking for Work ?>

I Disagree Continued — What NOT to do When Looking for Work

Previously I disagreed with some common advice for people who have lost their job. I want to add another familiar piece of advice to the list that you should throw in the garbage. Do NOT follow the advice to ‘treat looking for a job as a full-time job.’ Here’s why: 1) Looking for a job is emotionally bruising. You give yourself a pep-talk, research a company or position, get psyched about getting the job so that you can convey genuine…

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Top 10 Ways to Unemployment ?>

Top 10 Ways to Unemployment

P.S. If you can’t hear anything with this video, you may be watching it on Firefox. Try another browser. Due to the feud between Google which owns YouTube and Yahoo which owns Firefox, YouTube and Firefox also aren’t talking to each other.