When do you tell employers during your job search that you have been laid off?

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Never! I've heard of people getting jobs 3-6 months following a lay off. Keep LinkedIn as is and use references from a different job.

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Freelancing.

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+1 with freelancing.

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Freelancing for the win!

Always! I actually did a conference in front of all my colleagues explaining how and why I've been laid off every job I've ever had.

Say you drank your weight in bourbon and now you're ready for work. They'll laugh and think you're joking... then gracefully say, "no seriously, I was freelancing.. but im ready for something different." Gets'em every time.

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