When it comes to layoffs, it’s a day that no employee wants to experience: the day when you receive the news that your job will no longer be available. Not only is the news itself frightening, but there are many things to consider – what do you do next, how do you tell your family, and how will you pay your bills? It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and scared during a layoff, but understanding what to expect and how to prepare is the key to overcoming the challenge.
In this blog post, we’ll discuss how to survive the day of a layoff and what to do at work in order to make the transition smoother. Layoffs can happen suddenly and without warning. Most of the time, employees have no idea what is going to happen until the moment it does. Suddenly, you may find yourself stripped of security and confronted with uncertainty. However, this doesn’t mean you have to just accept the situation.
There are steps you can take:
Sometimes the biggest act of courage is a small one.Lauren Raffo