Being let go from your job is never easy, and if you're a high level executive in Sacramento, you'll be letting go of a lot of human relationships, income and other perks of being in your position. Just because it can be an emotional experience, however, don't forget to keep your wits about you when you're negotiating your severance package. Here are few things you might want to keep in mind:
Finding that dream job with a California company can be a challenge. Holding on to it can be difficult, as well. With the cost of living being what it is, no worker wants to be suddenly released from a position and left high and dry, but it can happen under California's "at-will" system of employment. One way to protect yourself is by a solid severance contract.