There are some simple steps you can take for yourself and tasks to try out on your own.
They’re pretty straightforward.
What do you have to lose?
The good times say so much
Write down the best thing you’ve achieved and the best role you ever had. Now add what it was about them that you enjoyed or made you proud. Are there any clues about what you might like to do for a job hidden in this information? This background information is useful for understanding what roles would get you motivated and may come in handy at interview when an employer asks for examples of when you’ve used your skills and qualities.
The 20 Next Steps for Jobseekers feature in the book I'm Ready - 7 Signs that show you're right for the job. Described as 'vital, real and embraceable' where 'a profound belief in people shines out of every page', its story of a group of jobseekers who work through the seven signs and the 20 steps listed here will inspire unemployed people and their friends and supporters about how much everyone has to offer.