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Job cuts rise in November, forcing employees to focus on career amortization

Job cuts rise in November, forcing employees to focus on career amortization

Holger Scheibe | The image bank | Getty Images The rate of job cut announcements among U.S. employers in November was more than five times higher than a year ago, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas. Overall, US-based companies announced 76,835 job cuts in November, led by the technology sector. So far …

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You've been fired - now what?  Here are 3 steps to follow if you lose your job

You’ve been fired – now what? Here are 3 steps to follow if you lose your job

Srdjanpav | E+ | Getty Images The layoffs at tech giants Twitter and Meta this week affected thousands of people – and they’re just the latest examples of a downsizing trend that was already happening in the industry. The news has shed light on employee rights in mass termination situations. Although downsizing laws vary by …

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