From Pine View Farm

Banding Together 1

Lemonade out of lemons: two laid off workers find a new product:

A wristband that almost 6 million Americans could legitimately wear.

It reads: “Laid off. Need a Job.”


The women ordered 500 of the wristbands from a manufacturer in Texas and did a marketing blitz by handing some of them out for free.

They sell them online for $3 apiece through a Web site Aucoin designed at

Visit their website here.


1 comment


    May 28, 2009 at 7:49 pm

    I have one of these bracelets and I think it is a brilliant idea.

    I sure get a lot of attention.  Great conversation starter and I have gotten a couple of job leads.  No job yet but very hopeful.