Employment Gaps: How to Explain Unemployment in a Product Manager Interview

1. Resignation

How to Talk About Resignation in Your Interview

2. Laid off

How to Dress Being Laid off


3. Family Emergency

4. Sabbatical

  • Option one, leave it blank. Simply don’t mention that time period at all and you can address it in your interview.
  • Option two, if you did any type of consulting or freelance work during your travels you can list that here.

How to Explain a Sabbatical in a Product Manager Interview

5. Job Hunt Burnout

How to Come Back from Job Hunt Burnout

Finding Your Next Product Manager Position



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Product Gym

Product Gym

Want to be a Product Manager? Product Gym teaches you how to act like a PM, think like a PM, talk like a PM, and most importantly, how to interview like a PM.