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MARK HARRISON / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Those who've lost careers face stress of starting over

Stephen Paul, a former Microsoft manager turned career coach who recognized a growing need to help laid-off professionals find jobs, hosts weekly sessions in coffee shops around the area. "What I want to be really doesn't matter. That bus has left the station," he says. What matters now is the ability to define your unique assets and continually reinvent yourself.