Extended interview with Tom Yannes and his children

    Tom Yannes was laid off about a year ago
    Tom Yannes was laid off about a year ago

    Tom Yannes was laid off about a year ago.

    Question 1: What did you do after you were laid-off?

    [audio:1001WEB TOM YANNES 1.mp3]

    Question 2: Some underemployed people say they feel frustrated, how did you feel?

    [audio:1001WEB TOM YANNES 2.mp3]

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    Tom Yannes' daughter
    16 year old Sarah Yannes

    QUESTION 1: What has the last year been like since your dad was fired from his job?

    [audio:1001WEB SARAH 1.mp3]

    QUESTION 2: Has it been different at home since your Dad was fired?

    [audio:1001WEB SARAH 2.mp3]

    QUESTION 3: When you found out your dad lost his job, did you tell your friends?

    [audio:1001WEB SARAH 3.mp3]

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    Tom Yannes' son and the family's dog
    17 year old Christopher Yannes

    QUESTION 1: What has the last year been like since your dad was fired from his job?

    [audio:1001WEB CHRISTOPHER 1.mp3]

    QUESTION: When you found out your dad lost his job, did you tell your friends?

    [audio:1001WEB CHRISTOPHER 2.mp3]

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