Out, Off, Down

The good news is that I survived a layoff event. The bad news is that I work for a company where laying off 7% of the workforce across the board was the winning option. I mean, I shouldn’t be surprised. It’s one of the inevitabilities of corporate life. But it’s been a long, long time […]

Boot

As I mentioned in my last post, yes, I did get laid off today on October 25th. It’s been a long haul at AMD, but it’s time to move on to somewhere more profitable. They gave me an agreeable severance package that means I’ll be paid through to February and medically covered through to the […]