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Laid off during the holidays? This can be a great time to advance your career

Laid off during the holidays? This can be a great time to advance your career

Layoffs are common at the end of the year, but this time also presents unique opportunities for job-seekers.

Being laid off is always tough, but especially so around the holidays. Just ask the Citigroup (C) employees who learned they were being let go the week before Thanksgiving. But there's a small silver lining to losing your job at this time of year. December is actually a great time to build your network and get noticed by recruiters. READ MORE AT MORNINGSTAR