John Wells, the producer of The Company Men, gives some savvy advice for those who are experiencing unemployment:
I can tell you what I've heard from people over and over again who have been through it. The first thing was to accept the help of everyone around you and turn to your family, your friends, the community that you have, and use that as a way to gather your friends. Everybody who goes through it is shocked when it first happens, and those are the people who will pull you through. It's a good place to find out how much more love, care, family, and community that you have in your life than you think you have.
To find out the rest of his advice, check out the full post on Savvy Sugar.