Last Friday Nebula Coworking hosted a networking happy hour to which I was invited. I was so excited to go see it in person! And when I GOT there, I was blown away by what is going on.
Two demographics seem to have taken this recession the hardest in terms of facing and coping with job loss and job seeking: the Boomers who were in a set career for many, many years, and the wee Millennials. But difficulty really can be a blessing. Like a fire refines and melts away the dross. As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.
Many young folk are struggling against the economy right now and there are a lot of skills that many don’t have but need in order to find those sparse prospects, accept many rejections, and yet still keep showing up for more. Here’s a list of things to guide the discussion Wednesday night that can help get us where we want to go.