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Biotech/Pharmaceutical – Bubble or Bust

In the last few years, the US is trying to bounce back from unpresented unemployment and almost zero growth in the economy. Although, at the height of the US recession and very bad economic times, it seemed like the Biotech/Pharma industry was not as negatively impacted as other sectors. 398 more words

Best Buy fires 1,500 in Canada, shutters Future Shop brand

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Best Buy is laying off 500 full-time and 1,000 part-time employees in Canada as it consolidates operations.

The Richfield, Minnesota-based company also announced Saturday that it will close 66 of its Future Shop locations and rebranding the remaining 65 as Best Buy stores. 98 more words

Local News

...And in Rolls the Thunder: More Job Worries

Things are still tense and uncertain at work. Those of us at my small satellite office feel that something is going to happen, but we don’t know what.   708 more words

(Un)Employment & The Workplace

Who's Zoomin' Who?

Don’t let the facts get in the way of a good story. Bank economists emulating that jocular newsroom adage is a startling example of life imitating art… 417 more words

Career Transition

Oh Man, I'm Really Buzzed ...

Today, I am very motivated, even passionate about getting the creative juices flowing, to demonstrate the extent to which I am driven, yes driven to share my… 483 more words

Career Transition

Storm Clouds on the Job Front

Ahh! The hits keep comin’.

As you know, I now have the task of paying this emergency room bill, which will clean out my tiny savings account and consume most of my next paycheck. 524 more words

(Un)Employment & The Workplace