Looking for a new job. When asked, "Why do you want to leave your current job," is it wrong to tell them that it is b/c the current job does frequent layoffs and it is an unstable environment? That's the truth (plus I want more money) but I'm scared it'll come off as "I'm scared I'll be fired soon."

Perfectly fine to mention there have been a lot of layoffs and the environment is unstable. Pretty common and understandable. -R

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