Sometimes, we get so bogged down by what’s happening at work that we let it cloud our perception: I can’t start a job search in the midst of this re-organization. I have to assist with this database upgrade before I can even look for a new position. I need to hold down the fort until my company onboards a new executive director.
At times like this, you have to remember: company loyalty is admirable, but your own free agency is important too. Just as employers have to do what is