How to Keep Your Job in a Downturn

Are you getting whiplash from following the stock market the past couple of weeks? You’re not alone. Few people are having much fun on this roller coaster ride. In our previous post, we discussed what managers can do to keep their organizations on the right track in times of economic panic. Here, we offer advice for individual contributors. If that’s you, we realize that you may feel particularly powerless as your organization’s future begins to seem more perilous. But there are three actions you can take to exert power over your own work life. They may not only improve how you feel; they may also boost your chances of keeping your job.

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