Head Hunters Advice On What You Should Do If You Get Fired

Getting fired is one of the biggest nightmare one faces in their professional life, going through that phase is another challenge. Read what top head hunters have to say about it.

Shailja Dutt - Founder & Chairperson, Stellar Search

1. Taking stock of your financial situation – It is ideal for you to understand the standard severance pay in your company and the average for your industry. Take time to look over your general release conditions and negotiate your exit. Reviewing your budget and expenses is highly recommended. 2. Take charge of your future – Stay connected with as many people as you can. Find references, update your resume, update your LinkedIn, prepare an elevator pitch for the kind of job you want. This is a great time to introspect on what you want to do in the long term and push your dream career into action.

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