Layoffs The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Layoffs en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:43:00 GMT Cisco to Cut 6,000 Jobs in Restructuring Plan The network equipment maker delivered better-than-expected quarterly results, but announced it will cut about 8 percent of its workforce. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:43:00 GMT Karma Allen Microsoft Reportedly Prepping Massive Round of Layoffs The announcement, which could arrive as soon as this week, comes as the company seeks to integrate roughly 30,000 new employees on the heels of its Nokia acquisition. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:53:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Fab's CEO Refutes 'Hateful Rumors' That His Company Is Shutting Down After a report surfaced that the struggling ecommerce site is starting to close down, CEO and co-founder Jason Goldberg took to Twitter to deny the claims. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:41:00 GMT Laura Entis Hewlett-Packard CEO: Job Cuts Will Be 'Good for Our Customers' Hewlett-Packard chief Meg Whitman defended the company's plans to cut up to 16,000 workers. Fri, 23 May 2014 14:40:00 GMT staff This Could Be Fab's Last Breath The troubled ecommerce site will fire about a third of its staff in its latest round of layoffs and its founder's blog has disappeared. Thu, 22 May 2014 19:15:00 GMT Laura Entis Disney Interactive Lays Off 700 Employees Disney's struggling video game and digital media subsidiary slashed its workforce by 26 percent on Thursday. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:35:00 GMT Laura Entis Sony Now Predicts a $1.1 Billion Loss, Shuts Down PC Business The struggling Japanese electronics maker is undergoing a costly restructuring. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Zynga Makes Its Biggest Buy Yet, Announces Fresh Round of Layoffs The struggling gaming company is letting 15 percent of its employees go while making way for a new addition in the acquisition of U.K. competitor NaturalMotion. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:46:28 GMT Nina Zipkin Target Is Newest Retailer to Drop Part-Time Health Coverage The retailing giant follows Trader Joe's and The Home Depot example, while facing company layoffs and lingering concerns following December's security breach. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:30:00 GMT Nina Zipkin JCPenney to Cut 2,000 Jobs, Close 33 Stores The struggling department store announced it is closing 33 underperforming locations as it looks to cut costs. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 18:20:00 GMT Krystina Gustafson BlackBerry Inks $4.7 Billion Deal to Go Private The troubled mobile maker has accepted a $9-a-share offer from Fairfax Financial Holdings, which already owns 10 percent of BlackBerry's shares. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:19:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Struggling Deals Site LivingSocial Kills Events Group, Closes New York Office The move eliminates 30 full-time positions and will have remaining staffers working remotely. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 12:51:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin How to Make Sure Company Secrets Stay When Employees Move On Measures you can take to stop proprietary data from leaving with your workers. Wed, 13 Jun 2012 05:00:00 GMT Riva Richmond The Six Biggest Downsizing Mistakes Whether you are trimming your operation to streamline your successful business or save your recession-affected enterprise, consider these tips. Wed, 27 Jul 2011 02:01:00 GMT Donald Todrin