Pink slip: I never saw it coming!

A long time friend was laid off unexpectedly – she was given no notice and turned in her company computer and phone on the spot.  Nothing against her employer (business is business), but she was left ill-prepared, to say the least.

“I have a few cards,” she told me in a flat monotone.  “I am eerily calm.”  Of course, I offered my commiseration and any help in the way of a resume and contacts.  However, I was absolutely floored when I heard the next words out of her mouth, I never saw this coming.

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About Mary Sherwood Sevinsky

Masters-prepared Certified Disability Management Specialist. Over eighteen years experience in vocational assessment, counseling, and testimony, primarily in rehabilitation services.
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