Coronavirus: How to find a job after a layoff

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As the unemployment rate hits its highest since the Great Depression while the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on the U.S. economy, millions of Americans may find themselves out of a job for a few months or longer.

While finding a job in such an environment may seem intimidating, you shouldn’t bring the emotional baggage from the layoff to the job search process.

“Almost everybody loses their job at least once in their career and these days, job loss is very common,” said Stacey Staaterman, leadership and career coach. “You might worry that you look like a loser, but the world won’t see it that way, unless you bring sad sack energy into the search process.”

Here are a few steps you can take to make the job search process less intimidating and increase your chances of getting hired.

While finding a job in such an environment may seem intimidating, you shouldn’t bring the emotional baggage from the layoff to the job search process. Photo: Getty Creative
While finding a job in such an environment may seem intimidating, you
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‘I was heartbroken, I never thought I would find someone like her’

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The BBC’s weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Justin McLeod, founder and chief executive of dating app Hinge.

When recovering alcoholic Justin McLeod set up his dating app, it was to help him get over his heartbreak.

Five years earlier, his college sweetheart, the woman he thought was the love of his life, had split up with him because of his drink problem.

He had subsequently gone to rehab and successfully sobered up, but he had not been able to move on romantically.

Not comfortable going into bars because of his addiction issue, he started work on Hinge in 2011 to help him find a new partner. At the time he was 27, and doing an MBA (master of business administration) at Harvard Business School in Boston.

“I was heartbroken, and I never thought I would find someone like

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Am I queer enough? How to find your Pride online

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Welcome to 🏳️‍🌈TNW Pride 2020🏳️‍🌈. We’ll be covering tech-related Pride stories and putting a much needed spotlight on the LGBTQPIA+ STEM community and its history all throughout the month of June.

I’ve been out for exactly two weeks and, let me tell you, I’m exhausted.

Before June, I was a technology journalist. Now I’m a queer journo. It’s not an official distinction. I’m not getting paid for it, but I sure am being taxed. My time is taxed when I’m forced to choose between using my voice to advance the struggle for queer equality or focusing on personal endeavors like my career and family. And my time is also taxed by bigots whether I ignore, engage, or attempt to educate them.

It’s been 14 days, and if it weren’t for Twitter, Reddit, Facebook, Instagram, and thousands of online reporters, bloggers, and activists I’d be lost already. I’m not even

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Find and Buy Creative Business Names

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A Marketplace of Creative Business Names

Has the search for a great, available business name got you down? We can help. With over 80,000 names to choose from, you can browse, get inspired, and find the unexpected yet perfect name for your company.

Right name. Right price. Right now.

If you’re like most entrepreneurs, you can’t truly start working on your idea until it has a name, and finding the perfect name takes much more of your valuable time than it should. The cycle – brainstorming, checking availability, and negotiating – tends to lead to a dead end.

It’s time to break that cycle, and we can help.

Go shopping for your business name.

If you need the perfect outfit, you visit your favorite store, right? It’s easier and faster to select a great option from a list instead of designing the options. This is why traditional branding agencies get

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Cheap car insurance guide – find cheap car quotes

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When it comes to finding the cheapest car insurance there are some factors that you can control that will influence your quote.

Read on to find out which factors are looked at by car insurers when determining your car insurance estimate and what you can do to help get the cheapest car insurance.

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Car insurance factors you can’t control

Your age.  Young drivers are statistically more likely to have an accident and make a claim, and therefore have to pay higher insurance premiums.

Your driving record. If you have got points on your licence, such as a speeding offence, or a driving conviction you’ll

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Nebraska health insurance: find affordable coverage

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Health insurance in Nebraska

Nebraska’s health marketplace

State legislative efforts to preserve or strengthen provisions of the Affordable Care Act

How hard has Nebraska tried to preserve the Affordable Care Act’s gains? See how Nebraska compares to other states.

Nebraska uses the federally facilitated health insurance exchange, but with a marketplace plan management model, which means the state oversees various aspects of the plans available for sale in the exchange.

Open enrollment for 2020 health plans has ended, although Nebraska residents with qualifying events can still enroll or make changes to their coverage for 2020. The next open enrollment period, for plans effective in 2021, will begin November 1, 2020.

Medica is no longer the only insurer offering coverage through the Nebraska exchange. Bright Health joined the exchange statewide for 2020. Medica had proposed an average rate decrease of 5.3 percent for 2020, but later revised it to a 6.9 percent average decrease.

Medicaid expansion in Nebraska

Voters in Nebraska approved a Medicaid

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Business Idea New Ideas Get Find Develop Evaluate Search

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Prior experience

  • Where have you worked before?
  • Have you done anything special, exceptional or unusual?
  • What work-related skills or expertise do you have?

External contacts, resources etc.

  • What contacts have you in finance, business etc.
  • Have you or your family access to any under-utilized resources.
  • Do you know people who might help give you a start?

Don’t be afraid to ask other people to help assess your strengths and
weaknesses.




Take a moment to complete or view the results of these surveys:

Survey
about Strengths & Weaknesses of Businesses
Survey
about Writing a Business Plan

To help surmount weaknesses, consider the idea of forming an entrepreneurial
team (or taking on a partner, part-time adviser, non-executive director
etc.) but beware of trying to work with

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Find 2020 Health Insurance, Compare Plans & Enroll Online

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Medicare

Do you qualify for Medicare? You might have Medicare plan options beyond the federal program, Original Medicare (Part A and Part B). Find out about Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, and Medicare Supplement plans.

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Personal Injury Attorney – Find Local Personal Injury Lawyers

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Personal injury is the term used to describe physical and mental injuries that occur because of someone else’s negligence, intentional actions, or strict liability.

  • Negligence means the other party failed to act with reasonable care. For example, imagine you are in your car stopped at a red light when another driver rear ends you because he or she isn’t paying attention. If you suffer physical injuries in the crash, those could be personal injury due to negligence. (Any damage to your car is property damage, not personal injury, because the car is an object, not a person.)
  • Intentional harm means the other person set out to hurt you. This includes cases of battery, assault, and false imprisonment.
  • Strict liability means that anyone involved in the production, distribution, or sale of a defective product can be held responsible if the product injures someone.

Types of Personal Injuries

There are several

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Find a Credit Union or ATM Near You

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For Navy Federal ATMs:

All deposits are subject to Navy Federal’s Funds Availability Policy. The first $200 after a cash or check deposit will be available immediately for cash withdrawals only. The remaining funds will be available by the second business day after the day we receive your deposit. Longer delays may apply in certain situations. Please see the Funds Availability Schedule for full details.

For CO-OP Network® ATMs:

Some deposit limitations apply.

The addresses given for branches are physical locations and may not reflect an accurate local mailing address. Please do not use these addresses to correspond with Navy Federal. Find appropriate mailing addresses here.

Note:

Access to many U.S. military installations has been restricted. Members who are not assigned to or do not work on these installations may not be able to visit an on-site branch or use an on-site ATM. Before visiting, please contact Navy Federal

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