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Seven Tips To Help Cope With Being Laid Off

If you have been laid off, these seven tips will provide you with some information concerning next steps, helping you cope and move forward from a position of strength.

Being laid off is an emotional journey that is especially difficult during seasons of economic uncertainty. While it is understandable and normal to be upset, it is important to find ways to move forward, carving a new and exciting path for yourself. If you have recently been laid off, here are seven things you need to do:

  1. Allow yourself time to grieve — it is okay to be sad
  2. When you are ready and calm, assess your financial situation
  3. Get the necessary information regarding your health insurance
  4. Take a moment to determine what it is you want from your next employer
  5. Optimize your LinkedIn profile and résumé — both are necessary
  6. Begin reaching out to your network. It is more expansive than you think
  7. Do not get burnt out — this is your time! Read more via Forbes

Pemo Theodore

Pemo is a Media Publisher & Event Producer. She is CoFounder/CEO Silicon Valley TV She is the Executive Producer of FinTech Silicon Valley & organizes Bay Area FinTech meetup: Silicon Valley FinTech meetup & Blockchain Music meetup with almost 3k members. She has produced Silicon Valley Events for Investors & Startups 7 years. She video interviews venture capitalists & angel investors & FinTech experts. She partners with videographers to cover San Francisco Bay area startup conferences & meetups with livestreaming, video & foto packages Silicon Valley TV She is based in Silicon Valley & has been involved in online business for 14 years. She has been in small business for 46 years in Ireland, London, Canada & Australia. She also published a free ebook (the findings of 1 year research from VCs, angels & women founders) “Why are Women Funded Less than Men? a crowdsourced conversation” She was TheNextWomen‘s most prolific contributor of 2011. Silicon Valley TV has been noted as a platform for supporting high growth women led companies in Huffington Post

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