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How do you explain that you’re available immediately without revealing you were laid off from your previous job?

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"I took some time off after my last job and I'm available to start immediately"

Unless you’re a freelance this doesn’t make sense... I would say something like: ‘the management understood the situation and the fact they stretched me too thin. So - since there’s not much going on right now in the agency - we found a compromise and they can let me go immediately ‘

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I can start in two weeks, or sooner if need be. My workload is very light at the moment. 😉😉😉😉😉😉😉😉🤫

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