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 (wo)man in the mirror
What makes you happy or angry or motivated? Think about what you look forward to or, again, the things you are proudest about having done. Where do your passions lie? Sport or politics or learning? Children or animals or other people? Making money, making sales or making people happy? Ask your friends and family. Write down what you’re really into because it’s what makes you you, and employers want to meet the real you and see if their job is right for you… and that you’re right for their job.
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.