It’s always a possibility that we may one day find ourselves on the wrong end of a layoff slip. When that happens, and we’re being walked out the front gate for the last time, we tend to go back to the same old tired job-hunting strategies we always employ. This is the case almost every single time we need to find a new job.
Going out and getting a job similar to the one you had and which pays just as much can be a real challenge, these days. But this might not be the way to go, to be honest. Actually, it’s possible to get the same income by combing two or even three jobs together, at least in the short run.
In our new global economy, part time jobs will be a hard fact of life. The typical part time worker spends less than eight hours on the job, for the most part, and tends to do so because that was what was best for his or her circumstances. And they never had a problem with part time wages, too. Nowadays, it may actually be beneficial to us to look at the possibilities present in the kinds of jobs which are part time.