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Mr. Fratto Gets Fired

That got very dark very quickly.  In this rough and tumble world, you don’t have time to build up to the dark stuff anymore.  Mariella gets right to the point and fires Mr. 28 more words

Fratto

Microsoft Announces Layoffs

Software giant Microsoft announced recently that it will cut 18,000 jobs over the course of the next year. 12,500 of the people losing their jobs will be those who work for the recently acquired Nokia phone business. 378 more words

Corporations

Feast or famine

It’s happening again – lay offs at work. I hate when this happens – it makes you on edge with your whole day and when you are not busy engulfed in your work it’s even worse because you have time to email and instant message others and find out who got the ax. 661 more words

What Happened Bill Gates, Want More Foreign H1B Visas?

I can remember not too long ago when Bill Gates was pushing for more H1B Visas while we were still going through some rough times creating jobs, of which blew my mind. 161 more words

Economy

Microsoft announces 18,000 job cuts in reorganization

AFP

A Microsoft statement said the move is part of “a restructuring plan to simplify its operations and align the recently acquired Nokia Devices and Services business with the company’s overall strategy.”A Microsoft statement said the move is part of “a restructuring plan to simplify its operations and align the recently acquired Nokia Devices and Services business with the company’s overall strategy.” 186 more words

Do we really want to know of a lay-off in advance? A matter of trust

As an employee in the mortgage banking industry, I have been subject to numerous lay-offs over time. My next comment is surprising, but really is true, that I have… 657 more words