Sentence Examples


  • For example, if you're hoping to use a layoff as an opportunity to venture out on your own and become self-employed, ask if you can pursue that dream rather than conducting the usually mandatory, formal job search.
  • While there is no requirement for workers who have experienced a layoff to participate in workforce training, it may be a good idea to take advantage of the opportunity if it is made available to you.
  • Other consumers are responsible with credit, but still unable to make payments as they find themselves charging life necessities such as medical bills or groceries after a job layoff.
  • However, if the layoff happened for no fault of your own and is a result of company downsizing, for example, there are some laws in place to help you until you get back on your feet.
  • Layoff laws are in place to protect you from the consequences of a layoff as much as possible, allowing you to keep some money coming in and maintaining your insurance coverage.