• Disaster

    Unemployed and lost my income

    Just as the title says, I am now unemployed and have lost my income. Or as I like to put it: Oh Fuck! I used to work as a sales engineer for a silicon valley based semiconductor manufacturer. I say used to because I have just been laid off. Now I am unemployed. I was a senior field applications engineer covering the southeast region of the united states. That is I was a sort of pre-sales engineer. I was on salary and commission, and according to my manager I was the most highly compensated FAE on the east coast. I was doing something right. That was last month. Now I…