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UAW-Deere & Company pass new six year contract

The votes are in, and 10,000 Deere manufacturing employees are now under a new six year contract with the company.

The line looked almost endless. Hundreds of local UAW members met Sunday at United Township High School  to get their hands on a copy of the new contract with Deere and Company. 188 more words


Whole Foods to Cut 1,500 Jobs

Grocery chain Whole Foods has announced that it will cut 1,500 jobs over the next 8 weeks in an attempt to lower prices and keep up with its competitors. 201 more words



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Victor Schukov: If you can afford it, I highly recommend being laid off

I recently celebrated my one-year anniversary of forced retirement after decades of disguise behind a business happy-face in the corporate trenches of engineering. They told me that they were downsizing, but I think that it was really because I was nearing 40 years of service and they wanted to save the expense of a gold watch. 417 more words

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Bloomberg plans to lay off 100 editorial employees

Bloomberg News is expected to lay off roughly 100 editorial employees in its New York and Washington, D.C., bureaus, according to a report in the… 98 more words


Zirtual ex-CEO: "I cry for all the employees we hurt"

First, let me start by telling you a story…

Over four years ago I moved to San Francisco from Reno, Nevada, with a backpacker’s pack and the burning desire to turn my blog’s side-business, virtual assistant matchmaking, into a “real” business. 722 more words