Well, your mini-break in Marbella may have been out of this world, but it was also shorter than the time you’ve spent in meetings this year. Don’t believe us? A recent study found that on average, we spend up to 26 days (most people only get 20-25 days of holiday per year!) in meetings.
Yahoo: How To Cope With Redundancy
Redundancy is never an easy situation to deal with, and it can take its toll on your mental health, relationships and other aspects of your life. But there are steps you can take to look after your finances, support your wellbeing and bounce back.
Financial Times: The City Office Where Bankers Cope With Life After Redundancy
David* worked in investment banking for 33 years and was made redundant three years ago. Banking had defined his sense of self, provided him with friends, disposable income and monopolised his waking hours.
The Guardian: How to Approach a Career Change
Understand your motives The first things to consider when planning a career change is why you want to make it and why now’s the best time to do it. “Timing is everything, because it takes commitment, energy, focus and dedication to make a successful move and you need to be 100% ready to commit yourself to this process,” explains Evelyn Cotter,...