One of them, Jeff Einstein, is an '80s computer book author who wrote several Einstein's Guide titles. He went on to become an interactive marketing guru, serving most recently as a vice president of the 300-employee Rapp Digital. Today, he's working retail at The Gap.
How is Einstein coping? He seems to have put a lot of thought into the difference between feelings of shame and guilt:
Shame is much more existential. It's about who or what you are or what you are not. I felt guilty about losing my job and shame about not being able to support my family.
Agh! The story has been archived and I don't feel like paying $2.95 to read it. By any chance did you download/save it?