To look for a job requires focus, planning and commitment. Unfortunately, many job seekers end up thinking they have “time” on their hands—a dangerous conclusion that can quickly derail all their best efforts.
To manage time wisely, you have to respond to the challenge every day. Yes, it is expected that energy levels will be higher at the beginning.
However, a fast start out of the gate can set the stage for a crash—usually just as fast as you started. When that happens, every day subsequently becomes harder to re-energize and refocus.
Some tips for effective time management during your job search. Use them to keep from burning out: