How to Take Charge of Your Career After a Layoff, with Simone Morris


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All too often, we see layoffs as a problem instead of an opportunity. Yes, you likely need a steady income, but if you take any job you can find, you’re going to be unhappy down the road. How can you spend the layoff time productively? Find Your Dream Job guest Simone Morris says you start by getting in the driver’s seat of your career. Find gig work to put food on the table and then get serious about figuring out who you are, what you want, and where you want to be. Simone says you need to be proactive in developing relationships, learning new skills, and building your personal brand.

About Our Guest:

Simone Morris ( is a speaker, author, and coach. She helps job seekers with career planning, partnerships, and branding.

Resources in This Episode:
  • Learn more about the career services Simone offers by visiting her website at
  • If you’re ready to be in the driver’s seat of your career, tune in to Simone’s podcast, The Power of Owning Your Career. (
  • From our Sponsor: Find Your Dream Job is brought to you by TopResume.( Top Resume has helped more than 400,000 professionals land more interviews and get hired faster. Get a free review of your resume today from one of Top Resume’s expert writers. (

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