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Evelyn Schellenberg is now earning about a third of what she made before she lost her middle-management job in Vancouver in late 2009. She only just found work, and it has been a tough haul, despite a generous severance. When she was finally offered her current job, she was told the money wouldn’t be near what she had made before the recession.