Looking for a job is hard work. It is probably one of the most difficult things you will ever encounter. Most people will, unfortunately, have to embark on this task several times in their lives. Following the advice laid out in this book will greatly increase your chances of succeeding on your job search. However, even the most informed job seeker can meet with failure after failure. This can be extremely discouraging. Don't give up. You will find a job — it just may take longer than you expected when you started out.