Sunday, December 23, 2012

American Dream Fades for Generation Y Professionals

After being dismissed from her job as a Midtown Manhattan securities attorney in October 2009, Christina Tretter-Herriger hitched a used horse trailer to her Dodge Ram pickup and drove 1,628 miles to Texas.

The 32-year-old lawyer sold skin-care products in Houston before finding work as the assistant general counsel of a futures-trading firm where an irate customer punctuated a recorded voice-mail message with gunfire.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-21/american-dream-fades-for-generation-y-professionals.html