Has anyone had extended periods of unemployment and can speak to ways in which to stay confident? Worked for an ent. company that let go a large number of employees back in July due to Covid. I’ve had many first interviews and one or two second interviews. Yet nothing is sticking. I handled the extra time well in the summer when I picked up cycling - yet now everything feels so bleak. Some days I forget I’m an attorney and the hard journey it took to get to where I am. I turn 30 end of December

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Whenever I'm unemployed I start a business/ practice to cover up. Doesn't have to be anything fancy I did busineses organization for a few months when COVID hit. Nothing is worse than being unemployed and having no income at least try to do something.

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Buy a url, set up your email and you are in business.

Seconding Attorney 1. I was unemployed between February - June and I think”setting up my own firm” really helped me stay positive. Plus, it put me in a place where I *could* start taking my own cases if a client wandered into my email inbox. Becoming a contract attorney drafting complaints and doing discovery in an area that I’m interested in also helped me have a little bit of income and I could always put that on my resume if I wanted to.

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@A2: Might be a candidate for another post, but brutal. In the first one, I was informed I was part of the layoff and then told to work crazy hours on the asset (fire)sale. Also, I couldn't tell anyone about it and I sat next to the entire sales team, which of course got canned (open office concept, bleh). There definitely was writing on the wall, but as a first year straight out of law school, I didn't see it. Company had been around for 15 years, had a bloated team, overpaid c-suite, no product differentiation, etc. Definitely a learning experience!

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Pro Bono. Helps feel like you’re still an attorney and gives you purpose. Plus you can talk about it In Interviews.

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I'm here with you and it is realllly tough. I've been looking for 9 months and no luck.

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I’m in the same boat as you, in-house position was eliminated back in July and still looking. Look into Pro Bono or local part-time opportunities so this way you can still make time to focus on your job search.

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