Don’t wait for the ax to fall. Learn how to read the signs that your job's on the line.
Even the best employees worry about their job security from time to time. In fact, a recent Gallup poll found that only 58 percent of U.S. full- and part-time workers are completely satisfied with their job security. Sadly, this represents the highest level recorded since the Great Recession (2009 – 2013) when about 50 percent felt secure in their jobs. While feelings of job security may be on the rise, it’s clear that many professionals across the U.S. are still kept up at night worrying about their jobs.
If your gut is telling you something is off at the office, don’t ignore it. Look for the following signs to determine if your job may be in danger.