Steve Boese shares Time heals all wounds, just not fast enough if you've lost a job

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I caught a really interesting piece in the Wall St. Journal online recently titled , a look at some interesting research that examined just how long it takes the average person to get past, get over, and move forward from a dramatic life event such as a divorce or a job loss.

We”ve all heard and perhaps even advised friends and colleagues that “time heals all wounds”, the key question for the wounded is often “How much time?” John McLaughlin, Untitled, 1963

Turns out it may be as long as two years for folks to get it back to “normal” following a major life change.

Read the whole post over at Steve Boese”s HR Technology Journal (an FOT contributor blog). 

Steve Boese
Steve Boese is fondly known to many as the HR Technology blogger. By day, he is the Co-Chair of Human Resource Executive's HR Technology Conference. He is also a former Director of Talent Management Strategy at Oracle and an HR Technology instructor. Steve can also be found hosting the HR Happy Hour Show and Podcast … you know, where a bunch of HR pros get together and call in to talk about HR stuff. Sounds like an SNL skit, we know. But when you have Dave Ulrich, the grandfather of HR as show guests, well, I guess you’re doing something right.  Talk to Steve via emailLinkedInTwitter or Facebook.