Dealing With the Emotions of a Job Search & Practical Spirituality


Next to death of a spouse, death of a child, death of a parent, coupled with divorce, the most emotionally difficult experience people go through is looking for a job. This Tutorial helps the job seeker deal with the emotions and actually turns negative emotions into positive, helpful ones.

Most people faced with having to look for a job, even if they have one, will rarely admit the emotional strain that looking for a job can become. For many, the emotional strain, disappointment, uncertainty and fear get in the way of an effective job search. Some people who don’t effectively deal with these emotions can go months without work, often in a depressed state and do nothing meaningful toward looking for a job. With this Tutorial, you will learn effective exercises to neutralize negative emotions as well as a dozen practical mental and spiritual activities to turn the negatives into positives.


"I moped around for three weeks after I got fired. My wife bought me JSS. What I learned from this lesson was to get over my emotional setback quickly and move on with getting a job. It was great. I didn’t want to admit how emotionally messed up I was."

- Chuck N., St. Charles, MO

"I was 'stuck.' Mentally and emotionally I kept replaying how the downsizing unfolded. I couldn’t get over it and move on with what I needed to do... which was get a job. The exercises helped me create 'flow' in my life. They set me up to move forward."

- Ray T., Modesto, CA