Even when you see it coming, a job loss can be devastating. You go through the emotional process of changing up your routine, and if that's not enough the hunt for a new job can really take a toll. If you've been there, how did you stay motivated?
A long job search is usually full of ups and downs. You think you've landed a job, you get excited, you find out you didn't make the cut, and you get frustrated and discouraged. Maybe you were laid off. Maybe you were fired. Or hell maybe you quit. Whatever the scenario, if you lost a job and went through a long, gruelling process to find a new one, we want to know your how you got through it.
We've given you tips on how to stay motivated, but we want to know what worked best for you. And beyond staying motivated how did you stay afloat financially?