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layoff
used in Outliers

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to stop hiring one or more employees (due to the business environment rather than to their performance); or the period during which someone is temporarily laid off
  • They were brilliant, but they couldn't get the jobs they wanted, and public teaching was what they did because it was security and it had a pension and you didn't get laid off.
    Chapter 5 (47% in)

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