Recessions can be stressful for any wage earner, but some jobs are far more vulnerable than others during times of economic crisis. The next slowdown is predicted to be right around the corner, with a 98% chance of a global recession. Big Tech companies like Google and Meta have already started laying off workers, while chipmaker Intel may be reducing its workforce in a sizable way. Though employees in many industries are vulnerable, jobs in several distinct sectors are at greatest risk of loss or dramatic reduction during a recession.
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