The recent announcement of 27,000 layoffs at HP can send a chill through any corporate employee.
The reality is that anyone can end up getting a layoff from an unexpected corporate restructuring.
It pays to know what immediate steps to take if and when you are faced with being laid off.
In a recent article I wrote for AOL Jobs, I highlight the four steps to successfully surviving a RIF (reduction in force).
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