Early Retirement as a corporate survival tool. Lot more of this in the future?
"Is there a loyalty issue? Pfffft," said Dale Johnson, 51, shaking his head as he sipped a Busch beer at nearby Saylor's Bar. "I'm ready to go. I'm going to be 52 soon. You get tired of the same old routine and are ready to do something different, have some fun." "I'd just as soon retire and let a younger guy have a job, not like some of these guys here who are nearly dead and don't want to leave," Johnson said.