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Because it happens so often to us, it's better to spin it into a good thing, a right of passage, rather than dwell on it and feel bad about it.

Builds a thicker skin. That and it’s something that happens to everyone so we say it to make ourselves feel better.

There’s a whole thread about how
Many times people have been laid off, if it helps you feel better (In the creatives bowl)

I’ve never recovered, so I changed careers. I miss advertising badly.

Come back.

Hmm I hadn't really thought about it before.

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