Careers Slideshow: Seven Ways to Make the Most Out of Layoffs

By CIOinsight  |  Posted 05-20-2009

Seven Ways to Make the Most Out of Layoffs

 

Seven Ways to Make the Most Out of Layoffs

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Assume you will be laid off, and plan for it.

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Avoid signer's remorse.

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Approach the negotiation positively.

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Don't focus on the weeks of severance pay.

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Make finding a new job top priority.

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Confirm every interaction in writing.

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When you have most of what you want, fold.

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