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Oct 16, 2023Liked by Patrick Morgan

I'm in the same boat. If the company is not selling or not selling enough, they need to cut cost. We all get that. The question is the selection process. Keep looking and don't give up.

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Sep 23, 2023Liked by Patrick Morgan

Much respect, Pat. Excited to see what you do next.

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Thanks, Chase! Appreciate you, my friend!

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I'm sorry to hear about the layoff, Patrick. I hope you find the right fit quickly.

Thoroughly enjoyed reading your honest summary of your experience. The lessons you've drawn are invaluable. The one about networking especially resonated with me. It's something I know I should do more of but never do.

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Thanks, Vic! I appreciate you taking the time to read and respond! I'm planning to take the rest of the year to focus on writing Better by Design and building more useful content around it, then reassess my options in the new year šŸ˜Ž.

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So sorry to hear of your news. Iā€™m in my first design job, so thankfully have yet to experience that kind of bad luck. However, this newsletter was super insightful of things to keep in mind, which I will!

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Thanks, Tom. Good luck out there! šŸ«”

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Great advice. Cool to see what you learned and how you grew from each experience. Excited to see what you do next, Pat!

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Thanks, Raika! šŸ™

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Sending love šŸ’• and light šŸ•Æļø on the next phase of your journey šŸ«¶

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Thanks, Olaolu!

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I am sorry for you. Tech and the way it parts with people is brutal - people deserve a bit more of respect.

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Appreciate you, David. šŸ™

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