Discussion: December 22, 2009 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter
In today’s newsletter: Some readers have sad tales to tell of job hunting gone bad. Others have found success after trials and tribulations.
[Update: The newsletter is not normally archived online, but I've put today's edition up to make it easier to share and to encourage more folks to join our discussion. Click here.]
You know someone who despairs over their failure in the job search. They’re down, they’re out, they feel like they’re in deep, cold water. You’d like to help pull them out. How do you say it?
How to Say It: “Come on. Let’s go have lunch. We’ll talk.”
That’s my very simple idea, and it’s what I do.
If someone has helped pull you out when you felt like your career was spiraling down the drain, how did they do it?
Have you helped someone out? What did you do? If we post enough stories, ideas and suggestions, maybe we’ll start a trend… (Hey, maybe consumer spending isn’t the way out of this economy. Maybe spending time with other people is…)