Pink Slip Party

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Pink Slip Party

A fundraiser or other gathering for recently laid-off professionals and recruiters for companies in these professionals' fields. In addition to raising money for charities, pink slip parties help professionals network with each other with the goal of finding new work.
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JobCircle, who originally hosted Pink Slip Parties back in 2001 after the technology bubble had burst, has revived the idea due to the slumping economy.
Some of BIGfrontier's more iconoclastic events have included one of the country's first Pink Slip Parties (2002), Big Bang Bash (2001) and the Entrepreneur's Extravaganza (2002), each featuring a panel of regional and nationally acclaimed thought leaders addressing the night's topic.
com, the mid-Atlantic's largest regional job board, is bringing back their Pink Slip Parties for 2009.