How to get a positive outlook on your job search. This is a guest post by Kate Baggott. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines. Any job search can be a long-term project. It can induce a loop of depressive or obsessive thoughts and provoke the fear that life will never improve from its current state. I wrote this little essay to remind myself that life's difficulties always end. Sometimes they morph into happy times, sometimes they evolve into stranger and more interesting difficulties. Still, the only way to recognize improvements and changes is to change that cycle of obsessive thoughts.