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Ask A Manager
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
When I do talk/email with former colleagues, I ask how they are and talk about the steps I’m taking in my job search. Now, I’ve developed a good enough relationship with these people to know their intent is good, but I’m so tempted to say, “Well, how do you think it feels to be unemployed for the first time when you’re middle aged and the job market is bad?” Would I be a horrible person if I kept looking after accepting this job?