Think my layoff is imminent... when this thing all ends, will it be wildly counted against me? Will agencies ever hire again? This is causing me just such sadness and anxiety, im working my butt off

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Don't worry about that at all. Even when the economy is doing great, the agency world is so volatile that people are deeply understanding of folks who have been laid off - hell, I don't think I've spoken with a single hiring manager in my career who wasn't laid off at some point, themselves.

Under the current climate, I would expect people to be even more sympathetic.

Since you seem fairly new to the industry from the tone of your post (apologies if that assumption is incorrect, I don't mean to be rude by it), it may be useful to learn that whereas 8-10 years is considered a solid run at any company client-side, in the agency world you're considered tenured at about 3 years. It's just a way more volatile industry. Agencies are not, by design, built to withstand even mild market volatility. That's why I moved to a consultancy.

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You can DM me if you'd like. I'm not sure if there's a ton of info out there but I can put you in touch with someone who does business development here, maybe, if I know who you are.

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Control the controllable. You cannot control if this scenarios is going to happen. All you can do is do the best work you can, have your resume updated, and network. As the other poster said, this is a volatile industry. You should try to always keep that resume and network open because things change constantly. It happens to everyone at some point so just focus on doing good work and that network.

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And feel like im learning so much, I can’t believe my ride with my company and my team might be over already because of all of this

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