Episode 19

Being laid off, with Benjamin Derat

Published on: 6th November, 2023

Serena talks with Benjamin Derat, a facilitator, artist, and creative mastermind. They explore being laid off, how EI supports coming back to work, Benjamin's unique career book, AI's impact on job security, embracing chaos, self-creation, and celebrating achievements. Benjamin shares insights on giving space and time in a quick wins culture.

They discuss trusting oneself and the role of AI in Benjamin's book. Benjamin offers advice for those feeling lost and encourages embracing change and pursuing joyful paths.

Tune in to this thought-provoking conversation!

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About the Podcast

I'm Back!
Returning to work after a life-changing experience can be tough. Whether due to illness, injury, maternity, or for any other reason, we can face a multitude of challenges.

Join Serena Savini as she shares her own struggles with returning to work, and explores ways we can navigate change with empathy, and emerge thriving.

Through conversations with guests, Serena uncovers stories from different perspectives on how we can create a warm environment with a human touch to come back to work.

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Serena Savini

HR Expert, Facilitator and Counselor, Serena Savini is the founder and host of the I'm Back! Podcast. For the past 15 years, she has been working in big organisations and in startups across Europe and US with a heart centric approach to Human Resources and Learning & Development.

She was born with a disability and she had an injury at work in 2016. Since then, she began to do a personal healing process and she became curious about other stories around coming back to work after a life changing experience.