#JobSearch #Friday Turning Disappointment Into An OPPORTUNITY

You may be thinking that since I write these Job Search Friday Blogs my world is all good. Now, I will be direct and personal. This week, I was informed by my now former publisher that they will not publish my new book nor will they create the cover they committed to creating. Obviously, I am not looking for a new career like some of my followers and for that I am thankful. However, this is a major disappointment.

How Did I Respond To This Bad News?

I created an Opportunity from it. My new book, Expect Success! The Art Of The Over 50 Career Search will now be published by The Corporate Recruiting Press, my new business – think of it as a grape press with the delicious wines that are created.  My wine is my thought leadership!

This new arrangement gives me total control of all aspects of my writing, including editing, publishing dates, and profitability.  This will lead to the release of my new book and then a series of mini-books focused on both the Career Search for you and Talent Attraction Steps for Executives and Human Resource Leaders – all written so they may be absorbed and implemented immediately!

My first step was to purchase “The Memoir Midwife – Nine Steps To Self-Publishing Your Bookhttps://amzn.to/36vWvJR by Stacy Dymalski – a friend and fellow author.  My second step was to register as a seller on Amazon – and was approved.  My third step was the most important!  I am Excited About My New Freedom!

How Do YOU Benefit from this True Story?

Resilience is an overused word today. There are times when it is best used, and this is the time.  If you were one of the millions of professionals who lost their careers, how will you respond to YOUR BAD NEWS?

Over 25 years, I have successfully coached over 1,000 professionals to find new careers. I know what you are experiencing – the fear, self-doubt, perhaps some anger and depression – all leading to finding, appreciating, and excelling in your new career. Do you know what drives me to coach you?  I am as excited as you are when you find your new position because I know I was able to make a positive, measurable impact in your life.

Remember, You have Control of All Aspects of your Career Search when you network your way into a new position. If you decide to start a new business, Congratulations! Remember to consult with experts so you understand the sales requirements and responsibilities of owning a business.

Take charge of your career search! Do not allow Artificial Intelligence in company Applicant Tracking Systems and Job Boards to determine your qualifications!  Find people in your personal or professional community to introduce you. Oh, this is called networking!

Networking is the best practice to find a new career!  I wrote my books to duplicate my efforts to assist you in your search. My expert experience as both a Recruiter and Career Coach gives me a perspective few professionals have. My Salary Negotiation script solves that pain point for most job seekers. To accelerate your #Jobsearch, please immediately click on this link to my recent book, Employee 5.0: Secrets Of A Successful Job Search In The New World Orderhttp://amzn.to/2D9w39f  My book contains the 12 Steps to find a new career in a nice, orderly fashion that follows your sales process.  According to a newspaper review, “It is refreshing to find an author who speaks With you and not At you!” It also has the stories of people who did well – and some who did not. You may learn from both sides.

My Talent Attraction business model is to work with one company at a time and charge a flat monthly fee.  This enables me to become part of a company’s team for short or long periods.  Therefore, I know what is going on behind the curtain that candidates and authors outside of my field cannot see.

I am here to help you further each week.  Feel free to click on Follow US and Share at the bottom of our blog.

See you on Fridays!

Coming Soon, my third book on Finding A New CareerExpect Success!  The Art Of The Over 50 Career Search!

Bill Humbert is available for Speaking, Talent Attraction Consulting, Career Transition Consulting, and Training contracts.

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