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Pink Slips

Hey Kids,

It was a sad day at work today; lay-offs happened.

5 people from our staff were released under the term “Reduction in Force” or RIF as Human Resources likes to call it. 344 more words

Life's Truths

Will the last person out of Louisiana please turn off the lights?

For the last six months the global oil market has taken a dizzyingly sharp plunge in search of a price bottom that no one is sure we have found yet. 978 more words

General Ramblings

Past meet present

About 5 years ago, I worked in the Volunteer Services Department of a regional social service agency. It was my first fulltime job in the nonprofit world, as I had previously worked as a retail manager. 379 more words

Person To Self

Kew Gardens budget crunch

By Richard Van Noorden

A British parliamentary committee has castigated the UK government for failing to securely fund a world-leading plant-science centre in London, leading to a budget crisis and job losses that are undermining its scientific work. 554 more words


Company to lay off local workers

DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH)- Pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingleheim says they will be laying off more than 50 Connecticut workers.

Officials with Boehringer Ingleheim confirmed to News 8 that local employees will be laid off as the pharmaceutical company continues an effort to “rebalance” the company’s workforce in the United States. 102 more words


Target Cutting 550 Jobs In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WCCO) — It’s not unusual for people doing business downtown to have envelopes in their hands. But the yellow ones employees carried out of Target headquarters Wednesday had some heavy implications. 555 more words


Fact-Finding Committee on Lay Offs at Tata Consultancy Services Releases Report

The following is the text of the report released by the Fact Finding Committee that investigated the issue of lay-offs at the Tata Consultancy Services. The committee, which released its report on 6 February in Chennai, consisted of the following members: 6,305 more words

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