Losing a job can be very stressful. But the good news is there are lots of resources and tips to help you take care of the basics following a job loss, and to help you successfully transition to searching for work.
Here is a list of 5 basic things you need to take care of:
- severance (what happens when the employer ends your employment) and settlements (what the employer offers as compensation)
- your record of employment
- employment insurance
- financial planning
Your next step is to explore your work options and start your work search.