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Re/wind: Apple Re/viewed, Larry Ellison Steps Down and Alibaba Scores

If you didn’t catch all the news of the past week, don’t worry – Re/code has you covered:

  1. You might have heard about the new iPhones.
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Memories Stick

I keep stuff.

The usual stuff,
like unmatched socks,
5/6ths-burned scented candles,
Mass cards from funerals,
business cards I was too polite to decline,
twist ties from bread bags. 623 more words

Microsoft - 2100 jobs cut today

Microsoft has confirmed today that 2100 employees were cut today as part of the previously announced layoffs. Of those cut, 747 were in the state of Washington with the rest occurring in offices around the world. 214 more words

In The News

BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

Source: Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, September 15, 2014 9:17 pm

JUNEAU, Alaska — BP Alaska, a major player in the state’s oil industry, on Monday announced plans to lay off 275 employees and direct contractors early next year. 188 more words


You’re Gone. You’re Breaking News. Leverage it.

Unlike planets with gravity fields that attract things, some jobs push you away. A lay-off is like “occupational anti-gravity.” It may seem like a cruel, random, and non-directional, repelling force when it first spits you out. 591 more words

Career Transition Strategies

Layoff Letter To Cancer Stricken Employee Sparks Outrage

HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A letter from a Beaver County oral surgeon effectively laying off an employee with cancer is sparking social media outrage.

In the letter, Dr. 232 more words


Mining in Australia - Unemployment double national rate

Professionals in Australia’s minerals industry are experiencing double the average national unemployment rate, a survey has revealed.

Research by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) showed the unemployment rate amongst workers, such as geologists and mining engineers, was 12.2 per cent. 640 more words

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