Unemployment rates are at an all-time high, and this is something you must consider if your job search is not going well. It’s important to know how the economy impacts your job search so that you can put in more work or move on to another field.
Did you know that there are more unemployed people in America than at any other time since the Great Depression? And, did you also know that unemployment is a privilege and not a right? That’s right. You see, if your employer fires you for no good reason, then they’re legally obligated to pay your unemployment benefits – but guess what? Your employer doesn’t have to give you any money if they just decide to get rid of you because they don’t like the way that your hair looks today.
So when it comes down to it, unemployment is just an insurance policy against getting fired unfairly. But hey! If we do our job search right and make sure we always treat our employers with respect and dignity (even on those really bad days),