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    Five things to do when you are laid off
    Five things to do when you are laid offLosing your jobis naturally shocking to anyone, no matter how long your tenure within a company, no matter if you’ve been looking for another job anyway. Layoffs message can be interpreted as: You are...
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    City residents hit with lay-offs of a city-supported business
    100 people living in the Washington, D.C. area were laid off; along with an additional 300 others, on Thursday, November 6.The lay-offs were part ofLivingSocial's attempt atstreamliningan already battered brand. The D.C.-based online coupon...
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    Unemployment Claims Up Again This Week
    Today the United States Department of Labor (DOL) released their advance News Release on Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims for the week ending October 25, 2014. For the second week in a row unemployment claims increased with 3,000 claims this...
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    Company layoffs outnumber new jobs in Connecticut for September
    With Election 2014 just around the corner, and the gubernatorial race between Governor Dannel Malloy and Tom Foley in full force, the latest report released on September 30, 2014 by the Connecticut Department of Labor – Office of Research,...
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    Teen suicide attempts have increased with more layoffs
    Even though a handful of new billionaires has emerged in the United States due to the high tech revolution the financial future doesn't always appear very promising for a lot of bright young people. As a matter of fact massive layoffs have...
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    Vermont gun dealer: Obama executive action on guns cost 41 jobs
    As a direct result of executive action taken last year by Barack Obama, Century International Arms says it was forced to lay off 41 workers on Thursday. The move, the Daily Caller reported Saturday, angered even some of the state's liberal...
  • Three studios affected by more Sony Computer Entertainment layoffs
    Three studios affected by more Sony Computer Entertainment layoffs
    More layoffs under Sony Computer Entertainment have affected "numerous employees", reports Siloconera, via Videogamer. Three of their studios have been impacted by these layoffs-Guerilla Cambridge, noted forKillzone:Mercenary, Evolution...
  • Steve Smith, WR of the Carolina Panthers, released today
    Steve Smith, Carolina Panthers, and your job search
    Today, the Carolina Panthers laid-off (released) WR Steve Smith after 13 years of service. Evidently, Dave Gettelman, the team’s general manager, feels that the team needs to go in a different direction. As an employee, Steve Smith should...
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    Almost 300 Bank of America employees lose their jobs
    On Wednesday, February 12, hundreds of Bank of America employees in the area will lose their jobs. According to a KSDK report, Bank of America is cutting 280 jobs out of the approximate 2,200 current employees in the St. Louis area.The most recent...
  • JC Penney Post Wider Loss Than Expected
    JCPenney store closings: 33 stores shut; 2,000 jobs cut
    The JCPenney store closings have been taking a hit on employees. The retail store announced that it would shut 33 stores and cut 2,000 jobs, according to a Jan. 16 UPI.com report.The store is apparently still struggling in its profits. The...
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Obamacare forces layoffs of healthcare Workers
    Due to the new regulations and lower reimbursement rates, many healthcare providers are laying off massive amounts of workers to offset the costs of Obamacare. In 2009, Obama visited the Cleveland Clinics and touted that the example they provide...
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    Barrington firefighters: Lay them off and offer them jobs
    As of January 1, 2014, the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District will be laying off approximately 19 firefighters. Regardless, the Barrington Fire District will be expanding and these firefighters will be offered jobs.The firefighters...
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    Report: AOL laying off 40% of Patch staff today
    Patch, AOL's troubled local news division, will be on the chopping block today as another massive round of layoffs hit the group.According to reports, during a conference call this morning, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong said he's cutting 350 jobs...
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    Cisco layoffs: 4,000 people to lose their jobs
    In what could be the biggest layoff in Silicon Valley, Cisco Systems announced they will be laying off 4,000 employees. Those employees will be added to the almost 8,000 job cuts that occurred in the past two years. According to an August 14...
  • Cisco CEO John Chambers
    Cisco: 4,000 employees on the chopping block next year
    Cisco, the world's largest maker of networking equipment, revealed some devastating news for its employees during its earnings call today.The company announced that it plans on laying off 4,000 employees during the first quarter of 2014,...