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How to Tell Someone They're Being Laid Off(Fired)

Dismissing an employee is one of the most unpleasant tasks of management. It’s likely to evoke a lot of mixed feelings: sympathy, sadness, and anxiety. Even if letting go of the employee (or employees) is in the best interest of the company, you still may feel guilty. 1,296 more words


CPS pension bill paid for with the the lives of teachers and students. In debt by design.

CPS did not meet its pension obligation yesterday.

CPS teachers and students made the payment for them.

Yes, there was a transfer of $630 million into the Chicago Teachers Pension Fund. 537 more words


From Pink Slip to Red Slip: Improving Performance during Job Interviews Part I

Before going into a job interview, it is natural to feel somewhat anxious. This is completely normal and it is ok to accept the fact that you will have some level of discomfort. 460 more words

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Wright County Trying to Prevent Job Loss Due to Bird Flu

CLARION, Iowa — The Wright County Economic Development Office is working to try to keep workers in the local area after recent layoffs.

The avian influenza striking farms in the area has caused dozens of workers to be laid off. 225 more words


Driverless Trucks to Hit Alberta's Oilsands Region Replacing $200,000/yr Operators; Big Layoffs Coming

From Safe Haven, by Mike Shedlock, Jun 2015

The Alberta oilsands region and the ore mining regions in Australia use some of the biggest trucks in the world. 64 more words


Displaced American Workers Blacklisted By Disney | The Daily Caller

Displaced American Workers Blacklisted By Disney | The Daily Caller.

Rachel Stoltzfoos

Reporter 9:00 AM 06/09/2015

The American tech workers Disney laid off in January after forcing them to train their foreign replacementswere put on a “black list” that disqualified them fromhire by any contractor that works with Disney, emails obtained by The Daily Caller News Foundation between one of the laid off workers and a recruiting firm show.The worker, who asked to remain anonymous because he is waiting on legal advice, learned of the black list when he sent his resume and performance review to a local IT recruiting firm that wanted to place him with a company contracting with Disney. 362 more words


' American Disney blacklist of American tech workers '

@AceBreakingNews – USA:June.09: (DAILY CALLER) The American tech workers Disney laid off in January after forcing them to train their foreign replacements were put on a… 141 more words

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