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February 10, 2009

Making Ends Meet

Michael Delaney is bucking some major economic trends. Instead of losing jobs, he’s landing them. It wasn’t always this way for Michael. In the 90s, he lived comfortably in Silicon Valley. Then the dot com bubble burst. At that time, Michael could not have imagined the jobs that would follow: monkey keeper, deli counter attendant, hardware store clerk. Eventually Michael ended up back at a desk job, but this time everything is different. In fact, most of the time he wishes he could go back to that job at the zoo.

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