Stories by Peter Merrick

Plan your future

Downsized, out-placed, re-engineered ... those employment, or more appropriately, unemployment buzzwords have meaning for people the world over and especially today for those in the high-tech industry.

Firing could be the best thing

Recently, most of the employment news has been grim -- specifically about layoffs and downsizing. The question that many of us have been asking is, "Is there a silver lining to being fired?" I am here to tell you yes.