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Checking in with those who were laid off a few months ago. How are you all doing? Are you having any luck finding open positions?

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The job market is weak. And the extra $600 per week is ending at the end of July.

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Nothing yet, people are hiring though. A few of my coworkers are on their way to new ones so fingers crossed.

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No movement yet, but I deal mostly in experiential so it's going to be slim for a long time.

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Unfortunately, experiential will remain dead for some time. I feel your pain. I've seen a little bit of pivoting,but not enough to keep us all above water

No luck 😥

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No luck yet

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no luck yet. every agency has done internal rotations/promotions from what I’ve seen so far

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Nothing yet either. Positions are slim especially agency side and non-pharma.

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It’s true. Stay “Junior” for as long as you can OP!

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