This Element is an excerpt from Rebound: A Proven Plan for Starting Over After Job Loss by Martha Finney, available in print and digital formats.
Got a new leadership job? Take charge with confidence - no matter what happened in your previous position! In good times, the failure rates of newly employed leaders are abysmal. In bad times, you know there's a long line of candidates ready to step in if you fail. And the psychological wounds of losing your previous job might get in the way of taking charge with confidence.