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Just the Job! by John Lees

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CHAPTER THREE

Time things right

THIS CHAPTER LOOKS AT:

  • Beginning with the right activities
  • Why people rush at the market, and what happens when you do
  • Understanding the impact of early meetings and conversations
  • How much time should you put into your job hunt

WHEN DO I BEGIN?

You might think this is a rather odd question. You might assume that if you need a job you should begin looking for it as soon as possible. Let’s look at a two very different scenarios.

Plan A – where job loss is on the horizon

Your job is coming to an end in a few months’ time – plenty of time, you might think, to line up a new job, but you’ve got a lot of work to do before you leave and you want to ensure a good hand-over to another staff member. What people typically ...

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