Supporting you through a layoff event until you get back on your feet

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Our mission is to provide the resources to support you at every stage of this challenging time.

Transition out of your current job


Health insurance
Resources to help you understand all your health insurance options.


Unemployment benefits
Resource to help you understand how to access unemployment benefits (US only)

Preparing to find a job


Define what's next
Resources to help you assess your talents, identify your strengths, and provide the necessary framework and motivation for you to accomplish your goals.


Get your resume ready
Resources to help you prepare your resume and get those interviews you want.


Preparing for your job search
Resources to help you get organized for your job search, including project planning templates.


Optimize your LinkedIn profile
Resources to help you optimize your LinkedIn profile and get noticed by your dream company.


Education & Learning
Looking to change role or career? Resources to help you acquire a new skill to augment or change your market positioning.

Your job search


Join the community
Seek out new connections and company referrals from thousands of members in our community.


How to (remote) interview
Remote interviews are the new norm. Our resources help prepare you for interviewing in today's world.


Get discovered by companies
Submit your profile to our Talent Exchange where more than 750 companies are connecting with talent for their open roles.


Compensation negotiation
Need help negotiating for the compensation package that you deserve? Our resources can help you think through some of your key questions.

Our inclusive, engaging experience delivers help and hope to those affected by layoffs.

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"Silver Lining helped me keep calm by interacting with the community and realizing I'm not alone in the layoffs situation"

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"Silver Lining is one of my my main communities along with Xoogler and Out in Tech, the support on here has been amazing"

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"I feel like this community has been very supportive and has provided much needed perspectives on the application/hiring process."

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Silver Lining is the #1 community for those who find themselves out of work


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Companies hiring from our talent dashboard


Jobs from companies that are STILL hiring during the crisis

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