After 6 years of temporary contracts and unstable situations, I find my dream job in my dream company. All of a sudden the world goes upside down and I get laid off. I start sending hundreds of applications, with only 2 recruiters getting back to me to say I don’t have experience for the job (this is how it works in Italy). Add a terrible health situation in my family and it seems there’s no light at the end of the tunnel. Ugh. 😞

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Just remember that this pain is temporary and won't last long. Take some time to get back on your feet and keep sending applications. In bocca al lupo

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Grazie mille 🙏🏻 🙏🏻

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Things will look up. Hang in there.

I’m so sorry to hear that, it’s such an awful situation I hope things turn around for you.
If you’d like to share me your resume I can look into my company and see if I can get you connected with someone on my team for at least a networking call.

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Maybe it’s just me but does anyone else feel like layoffs are coming in the next few months?

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Morning! Being laid off sux, I been down this road 5x in my career it never bets easier.

Dust off contacts and make your rounds
* if you’re in a good position to take time off do some, seems we all need a mental break anyway

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Networks have mobilized & documented opportunities - see doc in comments

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