Layoffs

Leading With Empathy Is the Best Way to Avoid a PR Crisis

The recent PR crisis for Better.com is a lesson for all of us on the importance of empathy in leadership.

Annie Scranton

Unemployment Claims Fall to Pandemic Low Amid Tight Labor Market

First-time filings for unemployment claims totaled 290,000 for that week ended on Oct. 16, reporting that the figure was down 6,000 from the previous week.

The Epoch Times

Jobless Claims Rise Above Expectations, Sapping Confidence in Labor Market Recovery

First-time filings for unemployment insurance-a proxy for layoffs-came in at 362,000 for the week ending on Sept. 25, an increase of 11,000 from the previous week, the Labor Department said in a statement.

The Epoch Times

When Minimizing Was the Only Option

Sometimes we need the hard times to show us what the good times look like.

The Epoch Times

He Asked His Team How to Avoid Layoffs. Their Response Thrilled Him.

Before making a tough decision that impacts your team's future, Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price has a simple suggestion: Ask them for advice. It worked for him.

United Airlines Lost a Massive $1.8 Billion, Cut Thousands of Staff and Burned Through $25 Million a Day in the Third Quarter

But CEO Scott Kirby added that by cost cutting and building up nearly $20 billion of liquidity, it was ready to prepare for an eventual recovery.

This Program is Vital for Limiting Backlash When You Have to Lay People Off

No business owner likes to do it, but sometimes layoffs are the only option.

Jolene Risch

Uber Lays Off Another 3,000 Full-Time Workers

The layoffs come just weeks after 3,700 customer support and recruiting team employees lost their jobs.

Stephanie Mlot

4 Tips To Keep Your Business Afloat in a Downturn

It will be nearly impossible for anyone to walk away unscathed, but companies can take steps to mitigate losses.