Layoffs

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Uber Lays Off Another 3,000 Full-Time Workers

The layoffs come just weeks after 3,700 customer support and recruiting team employees lost their jobs.

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4 Tips To Keep Your Business Afloat in a Downturn

It will be nearly impossible for anyone to walk away unscathed, but companies can take steps to mitigate losses.

What to Do If You've Lost Your Job Because of COVID-19

You're not alone, but there is an action plan.

How Getting Laid Off Launched My Career

My journey took me from having $7 in my pocket to making 6 figures.

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