The Mid-Career GPS Podcast

Thoughts on The Great Resignation

October 19, 2021 John Neral Season 1 Episode 63
The Mid-Career GPS Podcast
Thoughts on The Great Resignation
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Over 4 Million people quit their jobs in August, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. What does that mean for you? In this episode, I’m talking with you about “The Great Resignation” and how you can navigate this exciting time in your professional life, whether you are actively job seeking or considering that shortly. 

 

Key Topics & Time Stamps:

·      Interview Webinar – October 27th at 12:00 pm Eastern (2:05)

·      Quitting a Job is Exciting (2:39)

·      4 Million People Recently Quit Their Jobs (3:25)

·      The Great Awakening About Work and Our Jobs (6:05)

·      Considerations About Quitting Your Job (7:50)

·      Considerations Before Quitting Your Job (9:22)

·      Quit Your Job Professionally and Gracefully (10:40)

·      Handling the Exit Interview (11:35)

·      Answering Why You Are Leaving Your Current Position (13:10)

·      “The Great Resignation” (14:25)

·      What “The Great Resignation” Means for Job Seekers (17:35)

·      Being Frustrated with Your Job Search (20:54)

·      Tips for the Currently Employed (22:45)

 

List of Resources:

·      The Great Resignation and Your Next Interview – Webinar on October 27, 2021

·      U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

·      Episode 44: You Can’t Expect Your Career to Make You Happy with Dan Nestle

·      The Great Resignation is Finally Getting Companies to Take Burnout Seriously. Is It Enough? By Jamie Ducharme

·      Your Mid-Career GPS – Four Steps to Figuring Out What’s Next by John Neral

·      SHOW UP - Six Strategies to Lead a More Energetic and Impactful Career by John Neral

 

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Free Resources
Interview Webinar – October 27th at 12:00 pm Eastern
Quitting a Job is Exciting
4 Million People Recently Quit Their Jobs
The Great Awakening About Work and Our Jobs
Considerations About Quitting Your Job
Considerations Before Quitting Your Job
Quit Your Job Professionally and Gracefully
Handling the Exit Interview
Answering Why You Are Leaving Your Current Position
“The Great Resignation”
What “The Great Resignation” Means for Job Seekers
Being Frustrated with Your Job Search
Tips for the Currently Employed
Be Careful of Overgeneralizing or Exaggerating