Character strengths are inner resources that we can draw upon in times of adversity. They provide a framework for taking action that feels positive, empowering and authentic to who we are.
How can you keep going in your job search when the going gets tough? Tapping into your strengths of character can help.
Volunteering is one of the best ways to test out career ideas. It enables you to build up skills, knowledge and experience within a sector that you may be unfamiliar with. It boosts career wellbeing. But it is also one of the best ways to boost overall wellbeing.