The Four R’s of Transition

Updated: Feb 23

How to Revive Your Job Search/Career, Post-Covid-19!

By William Craig, III - SFC Referral Partner




I have been asked by business owners and jobseekers alike, how to recover their careers from the ravages of Covid-19. The truth is, the answer has been the same for each.


1. Reset:

The first thing you need to do is prepare yourself emotionally to make today the

first day of your new career. To do this, you will have to let go of the past. You’ll need to

stop wasting time lamenting over ‘what was’ and begin to prepare for what’s next. By

emotionally preparing yourself to “move on” you free yourself to see options you may

have never considered. This doesn’t mean you can’t hold the same job title as before,

certainly you can. However, you need to be open to the possibility of doing something

totally different than what you have been accustomed to doing.


Consider the out-of-work Human Resources professional who decided to attend a free