Well, today the Dog became a statistic. After nine years at my company, after projects which returned over $4 million a year in bottom line dollars, the company decided that I was not valuable enough to keep around anymore. It is not like the Dog did not know things were bad, they were. Sales were off by 30% across the board and there had been a 10% reduction in workforce just three months ago.
Tag: Laid Off
Jul 10 2009
Mar 14 2009
Such has been the case with me since yesterday.
You know the French are well known for their “strikes” – and when they strike, they strike. When their government does something they don’t like, they just strike and shut down the transportation, the electricity, you name it — they virtually cripple a city with their strikes – and they get HEARD!
Well, now with the economic conditions being what they are and people being laid off, or “sacked” from work, they have developed a strategy for dealing with the CEO’s, who only want to give them “crumbs” as severances.
New strategy coming up!