Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Keeping Your Job During a Recession

It seems like no area of the country is safe from job cuts right now.

Today, I read some articles about how to keep your job during a recession. Check out the articles for the details.

Here are the main points of How to Recession-Proof Your Career:
  • become indispensable
  • take on more work
  • network
  • have a great attitude
Here are the main points of Four Ways to Keep Your Job in a Slowing Job Market:
  • become indispensable
  • don't be high-maintenance
  • stay busy
  • do damage control
Here are the main points of How to Keep Your Job in Uncertain Times:
  • be committed and unattached
  • create a plan
  • become valuable to your company
  • enhance your personal development
  • take care of yourself
  • avoid company gossip
  • get some perspective
Here are the main points of How to Keep Your Job in a Recession:
  • be prepared and helpful
  • be valuable
  • be visible at the right times
  • pitch in and pull together
  • control what you can and keep your skills up to date

Here are the main points of 5 Tips for Keeping Your Job:
  • be visible
  • don't be a maverick
  • manage yourself
  • network
  • don't blow off the Christmas party

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