Layoffs. Never has that word flashed across my screen so much. The recession has put people on edge. The beauty of this industry is often the topic of discussion, but rarely are we introduced to the reality of the highs and lows this early in the game. Where before LinkedIn was overrun with promotions and new job announcements, we are now faced with posts of the recession or news of companies that just went through layoffs. These events have left question marks for many in my cohort. Are we entering an unstable field? What happened to the hiring pool being hot?
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