[If you want to read a decent and intelligent article that the New York Times did on layoffs, check out this article. I had to email the guy and thank him.]
Here's the email exchange I had with the AP writer:
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 10:46 AM, Kelly DiNardo wrote:
I'm a freelance writer working on a story about departure e-mails for the
Associated Press. I was hoping to have a quick phone chat with you about the
one you sent out and that then traveled through the blogosphere. Would you
give me a ring at your earliest convenience -- [phone number deleted] -- or let me
know the best way to reach you?
On Mar 4, 2009, at 1:59 PM, Shinyung Oh wrote:
Thanks for the request, but I think the media should focus on
unethical practices corporations and law firms are engaged in when
laying off their employees. Thanks.
I'm happy to talk to you about that as well. Would you give me a call?