10 Worst Things to Say to Someone Who Just Got Laid Off
Alice Handley and Tania Khadder | HRPeople
September 08, 2009
1. “Are you freaked out?”
To be truly supportive, just be there for your friend to open up to you on her own terms and on her own schedule. Maybe a kind joke or an unrelated anecdote or a question about something innocuous (Weekend plans? Movies they’ve seen recently) would help lift their spirits.