Case Studies: Employer’s Product/Service No Longer in Demand
“My career is over, therefore my life has ended”
(High profile cases of people whose career and/or career aspirations unexpectedly ended)
Over 700 employees at the 50-year-old PennySaver in Yorba Linda, CA were told one Friday afternoon “to stop what you’re doing. Pack up your stuff. It’s time to go.” The company was shutting its doors. Employees were shocked and devastated, and hoped to receive just one-weeks’ pay, but did not. Many employees had worked there for several decades, and some multi-generation families were impacted as well. What do these people do now?