Resume Storyteller with Virginia Franco – Dealing with and Preparing for a Possible Layoff – COVID-19 Edition

In an ideal world, layoffs are performed as part of a large-scale plan to eliminate the dead weight and retain top talent. As we saw too often during 2008 and countless times during mergers, corporate takeovers and again with COVID-19, this doesn’t happen.

In this week’s podcast, I discuss 6 things you can do NOW to survive and come out on the other end: 

#1 Don’t Ignore PJLD (Post Job Loss Disorder)

#2 Take a Look at the Money 

#3 Get Your Career Marketing Collateral Ready to Roll 

#4 Figure Out Who is Hiring

#5 Re-Engage Your Network 

#6 Make Sure You Are Ready for A Screen Debut

 

RESOURCES MENTIONED: 

4 Quick Fixes for Resume Don’ts

How to Transform Your Resume from a Brochure to a Blueprint

6 Ways to Improve How Well You Rank on LinkedIn – Algorithm Hacks

 

 

Mike Saunders, MBA

Mike Saunders is theAuthority Positioning Coach at Marketing Huddle, the author of Amazon Bestselling book Authority Selling™, Adjunct Marketing Professor at several Universities, contributor to The Huffington Post, and member of the Forbes Coaches Council – an invitation-only community for the World’s Most Influential Business Coaches.