“I worry about losing my job.”
83% of 3,500 respondents, 2020 Edelman Trust Barometer
We’ve been reading the 2020 Trust Barometer by communication firm Edelman and the news isn’t great for employers. Even pre-pandemic (the research was completed in November 2019) workers were losing faith in their employers and institutions.
Things took a turn last year. 55% fear being left behind. 48% believe the system is failing them. They fear losing their job thanks to the freelance gig economy, the looming recession, lack of training and skills. There’s a lot more. If this trendwatching is interesting to your plans you can find out more and download it here.
We’re all evaluating where we were and what comes next just as soon as the earth stops spinning so fast
Where do you think you’ll end up?
We’re talking about it in our Facebook Group.
Facebook Live – Deja Vu
We’ll be LIVE on Facebook this Friday at 2 pm PT, 5 pm ET – We’ll be talking about your favorite job responsibilities from your past jobs. How many of these are you responsible for in your current plans?
Instagram Change Artists
Our Instagram feed has a series of short interviews with some of our favorite career movers. This week Startup Decoder founder Nancy Branka offers this sage advice.
“I’ve found that the groundwork that I’ve done has really paid off and is an important part of preparing for whatever is ahead.
The job I got wouldn’t have happened if I hadn’t put the work into my LinkedIn profile, networking and keeping those connections warm.”