We don’t need to reiterate that the job market isn’t so hot right now. (Oops, we just did.) Employment seekers may not find it easy to keep a positive outlook in the face of rejection. But one study suggests employers are more likely to hire optimistic candidates over negative Nancies. Plus, keeping your chin up helps you slog through the toughest of times — despite how scary and confusing unemployment can be.

Takeaway: Stay positive to withstand setbacks and attract more opportunities in life and work.

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