I'm coming out of Yahoo! marketing and looking for the next challenge. I've worked on product launches and brand campaigns, in the US and globally. Now, I'm looking for a smaller more focused company where I can use my experience.
How I Got Here...
I was laid off from Yahoo!. One of the interesting things about my layoff was that I chronicled it on Twitter and it got picked up by a few blogs. I'm hopeful that some good will come from it and I'll be able to find a great new opportunity.
Last week, my business partner and I launched the Purple People Collective to help recently laid off tech workers find new gigs. Being an ex-Yahoo myself from the February layoffs, we were wondering what we could do to help when the last round hit just over a week ago. One of the things that I wanted when I got laid off was a place where we could band together to make it known to recruiters, hiring managers, and people looking for freelancers that… Continue