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URL :http://blogs.wsj.com/laidoff/
Filed Under:Career & Jobs / Job Hunting
Posts on Regator:312
Posts / Week:1
Archived Since:December 12, 2008

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Laid Off and Looking Back

In December 2008, we launched the Laid Off and Looking blog as a way for WSJ readers and job seekers to learn firsthand about how rising unemployment was affecting Americans. We asked 29 laid off professionals with M.B.A. degrees to share what it was like for them to deal with suddenly becoming unemployed and having to search for a new job. Show More Summary

Making Each Minute Count During the Search

One of the upsides of being unemployed is having complete control over my day. But the flip side of this gift has been a challenge. While I have the freedom to determine what my day looks like—a freedom I would have loved when I wasShow More Summary

Advice: Turning a Temporary Position Into a Full Time Job

With many employers setting aside budgets for specific projects, working on a temporary or interim assignment can be a great way to end up with a full-time position. During the interim period it's important to show the company that you're irreplaceable, writes WSJ's Melissa Korn. Show More Summary

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