• Anthony Cohen

Keeping the Faith



One of the hardest things about being out of work is putting time and effort into applying for jobs, only to never hear back. Project Displaced Editor, Alethea Mouhtouris discusses how to keep faith in yourself with three of our coaches.


It’s annoying, disappointing, and feels degrading. What’s worse is when it hits our self-esteem, and influences how we feel about things more broadly. It becomes not about a job, but about us.


But here’s the thing – it’s a common grievance among all job seekers, no matter who we are, or what we do. I’ve certainly heard it from people who have been very active on job hunting sites, only to feel devastated when their applications repeatedly go into a black hole.


So it makes sense to take a business-like approach to job hunting.


3 insights into the recruitment process