Movers & Thinkers: When Your Job Is Your Identity, Leaving Is Hard Work

Jun 28, 2017

It’s hard enough to deal with the financial burden of losing a job. But there’s also a loss of identity: How will you see yourself outside of that career? Chris Echegaray experienced this when his job as a reporter was cut during the recession. He talked to WPLN’s Emily Siner in our live series Movers & Thinkers about weathering an identity crisis after a layoff. 

This audio is an excerpt from the latest episode of our Movers & Thinkers podcast. Hear more of the conversation on our website, on iTunes, or on Google Play.