Laid Off? 5 Ways To 'Slash' Your Way Back To Work

slashing multiple sources of income
slashing multiple sources of income

By Nancy Mann Jackson

Last month, more than 165,500 people were laid off in the United States, according to a report released last week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Many of those job losses were part of mass layoffs; some 391 mass layoff events were reported in the manufacturing sector alone. A look at national headlines shows that layoffs continue and aren't expected to slow down anytime soon.