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Our career provides, for many, the most important contribution towards our lives. You will spend more time interacting with your colleagues than your own family. One of the hardest skills to master is leaving work at the office and not bringing it home with you - and with technology today this is only exponentially increasing year by year.
Many different activities have changed in our life due to Covid-19. It has not only changed our life, but this virus has also disturbed our working environments in many ways.
Imagine you’ve had a lay off - this is not a deal breaker when applying for a new job. This is more the reason to write a cover letter where you can put this in to context, how you used the time, the skills you developed, and so on.
Careers have their ups and downs. Often this can be driven by changes in the macro market, but this is generally personal. Many of us rely on our identity from work. Work provides us with a sense of social interaction and productivity that we desperately need - and remote work may not give us that full requirement.
It doesn’t matter what kind of setback you have to deal with in your career, whether you’ve had your contract terminated, seen a project you invested in, crash and burn, or just generally not performed to the standards that were expected of you, you have to deal with your setbacks and move on.
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