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[News] College journos condemn layoff of TV5 workers

Reposted from the website of the College Editors Guild of the Philippines (CEGP). 

The College Editors Guild of the Philippines (CEGP) stands with the workers of TV5 in their continuing fight for security of tenure and decent wages amid the media giant’s attacks against their rights. 370 more words


After 20 Interviews in 30 Days, This is what I learned

The only thing that sucks more than the uncertainty of being laid off is looking for new job. It’s a grueling process to look for work when you are out of work.   839 more words

Shop Talk

Singer Kay Cola Claims She Heard Chris Brown Abusing Karrueche Tran

The allegations of domestic violence surrounding Chris Brown and former girlfriend Karrueche Tran are growing after singer Kay Cola, a neighbor of Brown’s at the time, claimed she heard Brown abusing Tran when they were dating. 437 more words


Head in the clouds

It has been a tough couple of days. Layoffs are happening and it feels like I am a contestant in a game show. And then there were four left… 74 more words


More Layoffs at MakerBot

MakerBot CEO announced that changes are needed to ensure product innovation and support long-term goals in a blog post published yesterday. To that end, MakerBot will reduce its staff by 30%. 234 more words


My Life Two Years After The Layoff

When I started this blog as an unemployed nerd the future seemed bright and full of possibilities. Having gone through the grief phase where I cried and cursed the heavens for the pink slip, and for inability to find an alternate job position within the company as an engineer, I had made peace with the circumstances and concentrated on having fun. 437 more words

Mrs Enginerd

How to wreck a company

There are many ways to go wrong when running an organization and very few ways of doing things right. There is however one policy guaranteed to destroy irrespective of what the company does or what culture it operates in. 319 more words