Life has a way of throwing pie in your face. Sometimes it stings, sometimes it introduces you to a yummy new taste to savor, and sometimes it does both.
At the beginning of October 2015, we were just beginning the 10-month planning stage of what was to be our triumphant leap out of the full-time workforce and into Phase Next when the unexpected happened. The high-tech company that I was working for announced another round of cost-cutting and my position was eliminated. Only a few weeks into planning and the factors have changed. Now what? Given the current economic climate in Alberta, and the fact that Ken works for a company heavily dependent on the oil and gas industry, it is highly possible that his job will be eliminated in the near future as well. Double now what?
See Our Story for what came before Now what?