You may earn a living as an engineer, a teacher, a bus driver, but your calling is to do good works in those venues. Your job may be a vehicle for you to do good works among people who have no one else.
Underemployment or unemployment can certainly feel like imprisonment in a prison without bars, but there is hope, and there is a way out…
Do you ever ask yourself, “Is God really in control when my circumstances are in such turmoil and my job search seems to be going nowhere?” What would be different if you were in control?
Are you on a job search and you’re not sure what lies ahead or where to turn? Maybe it’s time to look at it as an adventure rather than a problem…are you heading in the right direction?
What’s happening in your job search, is it moving forward or does it seem stalled? How can you get it on track in a positive direction?
You’ve done your investigating to locate job opportunities, applied for ones where you feel you fit, diligently participated in interviews, and now have offers to respond to…Who do you trust to make that decision for you?
Failure is a part of life. If you haven’t failed at anything, you have to ask yourself if you have tried anything truly challenging…truly risky. Many individuals that achieved outstanding success also encountered devastating failure along the way. Does the loss of a job make you feel like a failure?
The unemployment figures are staggering. Job prospects are bleak. Job listings are dismal. Is there reason to hope? Is there reason to believe that you can survive, that you will have a future? The answer is a resounding, “Yes!”
They say the best time to get a new job is while you still have a job. They say employers are more interested in having someone that is current working. “But I’m not currently working,” you say. “I’m currently unemployed and have been for several months. What hope do I possibly have?”
Is it possible you might have an inflated ego & think more highly of yourself than you ought to? How could that affect your job search & what should you change?