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April struggled with looking for work for a long time before finding a job right for her. Learn from what she has to say about finding a job.


  • April tried every avenue to find work: Facebook, the newspaper, online, her network.
  • She applied for pretty much everything you can think of.
  • She struggled with self doubt while waiting to hear back from employers, feeling like she wasn't wanted or needed.
  • Someone's going to want you, and when they do they'll realise how great you are.
  • Surround yourself with positive people, and seek help if needed.
  • Her advice is to keep trying and to do your best - that's all you can do.

What can I do now?

  • Watch our video on how to avoid feeling crap when you don't have a job.
  • Check out our 'best of the web' guide on job stuff.
  • Watch our video on budgeting hacks.