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“I LOST MY JOB DURING LOCKDOWN, BUT TURNED IT INTO A POSITIVE”
HOLLY SAXON’S STORY OF REFRAMING THE NIGHTMARE OF JOB LOSS INTO A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF WHAT SHE REALLY CARES ABOUT
Lockdown may be coming to an end but, for some of us, the ways in which Covid-19 has changed our lives may be only just beginning.
Despite offices being reopened globally, many are reluctant to go back to their workspace, even though the furlough scheme will soon come to an end and the unemployment figures make for concerning reading.
But even if Covid-19 has transformed your life by depriving you of your job, CMI member Holly Saxon insists that change doesn’t have to be a bad thing. Through re-imagining your career and perhaps flipping your perspective, you’ll be more able to find opportunities you never would have considered before the pandemic hit.
“Before Covid-19 hit, I was Head of Operations at a small start-up company that provided B2B and B2C access to savings accounts. Initially the only difference was working from home,” the certified business coach explains. “Then a week into lockdown, I was invited to a last minute catch up call - completely out of the blue - telling me I was losing my