Hire laid-off talent, superfast

Join the network of founders, recruiters, HRs who want to hire laid off talent.

About the initiative

Since March, 2020, 792 startups have laid off 134000+ talented professionals across the globe.

Join the network to hire from this talent pool. Initiative by Cutshort, the tech hiring platform used by 20,000+ companies.


Founders, recruiters have joined the network


Companies have registered on Cutshort

How it works?

Join the network

Sign up using the button above to get alerts about new layoffs and list of candidates via email. Give your WhatApp number to get alerts via WhatsApp as well.

Reach out directly

Contact the candidates directly based on their profile details shared by the company that is laying off.

Your contact details will not be shared with the candidates.

Help employees being laid off

If your or some other company is laying off, ask them to share the details to layoffs@cutshort.io

Frequently Asked Questions

I am laid off. How can I contact the recruiters who have joined this initiative?

Please ask your company's HR or executive staff to email us the profiles at layoffs@cutshort.io.

This will help us verify & consolidate the data. We will then share it with the recruiters.

Is there a pricing for this?

No, this is a 100% free community initiative by Cutshort to help laid off employees as early as possible.

How will I get the data of laid off candidates?

You will get the candidates' data via email. You will also get the alerts via WhatsApp if you share your number while signing up.

In what format will I receive the candidate data?

The list of candidates will be sent to you in the same format as shared with us by the companies laying off. Our recommended format is this.

Is the data verified by someone?

We don't verify the data since the list of candidates and their details are only accepted directly from the company that is laying off.

My company is laying off. How can I share the candidate details with the companies looking to hire?

Please send the details of the candidates at layoffs@cutshort.io using this format.

20,000+ companies trust our platform and initiatives

Cutshort has helped us find 40+ great tech folks. Not just that, initiatives like The Layoff Network are deeply appreciated since they help the overall community.


Cutshort provides a wonderful platform and additionally, their special initiatives like #TechTonic2021 helps us learn and become more productive in meeting our goals.

Human Resources, Ganit Inc.

Ready to hire talented folks who are laid-off?