Travel platform launches talent directory for those laid off due to COVID-19

In an effort to deal with the impact of the COVID-19 crisis, which has sent travel brands reeling to recoup costs, Airbnb announced it will lay off part of its workforce.

To support their outgoing employees, the brand announced a number of measures, incuding the launch of a public talent directory where ex-teammates can upload profiles and resumes while searching for a new job.