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    Good Thoughts - Layoffs Looming - job lost

    My company is going to be doing layoffs next week. Fingers crossed that I still have a job come the end of next week.
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    Fingers crossed here big time!
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    All fingers and paw pads crossed that you keep your job!

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    Good luck! Layoffs are the pits.
    I've been finally defrosted by cassiesmom!
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    Fingers are definitely crossed!!
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    Sending you good thoughts.

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    Lost my job
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    I'm so sorry. Hopefully you can find something soon.
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    Oh, I'm so sorry.

    Prayers and good wishes that something else turns up soon.

    I meant," said Ipslore bitterly, "what is there in this world that truly makes living worthwhile?"
    Death thought about it.
    "Cats," he said eventually. "Cats are nice."

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    I'm taking today to get over the shock. Tomorrow I will review my résumé and start sending it out. Thanks for the support everyone.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Queen of Poop View Post
    Lost my job
    Oh, I am so sorry. I know very well how that feels. Sending good thoughts and prayers.
    Yikes! I've been Boo'd ... right off of the stage!
    Aaahh, I have been defrosted! Thank you, Bonny and Asiel!
    Brrrr, I've been Frosted! Thank you, Asiel and Pomtzu!


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    Do you have LinkedIn in Canada? This is a good professional networking site. (Sorry for the commercial!)
    I've been finally defrosted by cassiesmom!
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    Quote Originally Posted by smokey the elder View Post
    Do you have LinkedIn in Canada? This is a good professional networking site. (Sorry for the commercial!)
    Got myself set up with it yesterday. Have made many connections and sent my résumé to one already.
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    woot!
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