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  • Jeremy Clarkson
    Jeremy Clarkson denies rumors of his imminent firing and will return to Top Gear
    The Huffington post reported earlier today (Sept. 12, 2014) that Jeremy Clarkson confirmed, despite rumors that the BBC was going to fire him amidst controversy, that he would return to host a new series of Top Gear UK. Adamant to squash rumors...
  • Marc Trestman
    Trestman reflects on firing and time with the 49ers
    Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman, once a 49ers quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator, said his two years in San Francisco were one of the most critical in his coaching career. It has even impacted him today and where he went...
  • Firing
    The proper way to fire someone
    Are you thinking about firing an employee who has turned rotten? There are some tips you should follow to avoid burning bridges and dealing with potential lawsuits. If you’ve recently given the employee positive feedback, consider delivering...
  • Gretchen Rossi
    ‘RHOOC’ star Gretchen Rossi looks happy after firing
    “The Real Housewives of Orange County” star Gretchen Rossi has been on the show for many years, but according to new reports, it sounds like the gig is done for her. New reports claim that she has been fired from the show for not...
  • AOL CEO Tim Armstrong humiliates news employee in front of 1,000 coworkers
    AOL CEO Tim Armstrong humiliates news employee in front of 1,000 coworkers
    Conference calls are usually boring company rigmarole about stocks and policy. This was not the case for Friday’s call with AOL’s Tim Armstrong.Business Insider reported on Monday that a leaked audio recording of the call reveals what...
  • When to whack an employee
    When to fire (whack) a protected employee (Made Man)
    Firing a “protected employee” is fraught with danger. At any point in the process it could be you instead. You have to know when to make your move.We began this series with the articles Can you whack (fire) a “Made Man” ...
  • IBM layoffs begin as part of global restructuring
    IBM layoffs begin as part of global restructuring
    IBM layoffs began today as part of a global restructuring pan announced in April. Cuts are occurring at all levels from executive to staff. According to Bloomberg on June 12, 2013, this will add up to 2% of the global workforce or 6,000 to 8,000...
  • Rangers head coach John Tortorella is fired
    New York Rangers coach John Tortorella fired with one year left on contract
    Job security is not one of the benefits of a coaching job in any sport, and hockey is no different. According to a May 29 report on USA Today, the New York Rangers have fired their head coach, John Tortorella, because of the team’s failure...
  • Ann Curry
    Source casts doubt on Matt Lauer's Ann Curry mea culpa
    A source is speaking out on Tuesday about a recent interview Matt Lauer gave the New York Magazine and The Daily Beast in which the source suggests that Lauer's intentions were self serving.Lauer and NBC executives have seemingly launched a...
  • Kathy Wakile
    Is Kathy Wakile denying being fired from ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey?’
    “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Kathy Wakile is rumored to be fired from the show according to reports yesterday, but it sounds like she isn’t confirming anything according to new tweets released on Nov. 14. Yesterday...
  • Aviva Drescher and Heather Thomson
    ‘RHONY’ producers already planning another major shakeup in the cast
    “The Real Housewives of New York” producers decided to shake up the cast last season by firing over half the women and added three new housewives to the cast to give fans something new after a dramatic fourth season with Jill Zarin,...
  • Pierre Gauthier
    Breaking news: Canadiens fire GM Pierre Gauthier
    The Montreal Canadiens have announced this morning that general manager Pierre Gauthier has been relieved of his duties.In a dismal season full of countless on- and off-ice problems, Gauthier paid the price for the team’s long list of...
  • Shouldn’t YOUR business always be hiring?
    Shouldn’t YOUR business always be hiring?
    Most of us have worked with at least one person who simply wasn’t very good at what they did or, even worse, just didn’t CARE enough to do a good job. It can be frustrating for those people who do care about the quality of the work...
  • Bartz fired as Yahoo CEO
    Yahoo fires CEO Bartz
    Yahoo enthusiasts here in Syracuse are not certain about the direction of the firm now after the firing of CEO Carol Bartz. Yahoo is a favorite homepage for news, free e-mail accounts, and Internet searches for the consistently growing Internet...
  • Can I be fired for no reason?
    Can I be fired for no reason?
    It depends. Unless you have an employment contract or agreement, your employment can be terminated for any reason or no reason if you are employed in the U.S.Employment "at will" exists in virtually all states, which means that legal...