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Hi there, Briefly, this is my current situation: • Worked for company for 9yrs • Role is at risk of redundancy • Currently on consultation period (garden leave) until 29th June • 3 roles put at risk/ … read more
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Sir/Madam. About 2 weeks ago I received an e-mail (following
Sir/Madam. About 2 weeks ago I received an e-mail (following redunancies at my office) that my role was not at risk. Less than 8 working hours later I was invited to attend a meeting and I was imforme… read more
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