What Rip Torn and motorcycles can teach you about revoked offers


“Hey, if I don’t have a job, I don’t know why I bother to get up. Any time the phone rings, I’m ready to go.  What else am I going to do? See, I’ve never retired.  I don’t even know what it means.”

~ Morgan Freeman

Rip Torn got booted from a career making role. Ryan Gosling put on 60 pounds for a role and it wasn’t what the director had in mind.  Revoked offers aren’t common, but they do happen.  So, instead of lighting that match and watching your cube burn down on your last day, let’s talk about what to do in case that dream job doesn’t come through.