GO
Loading...

Layoffs

More

  • A Work Email Blackout? Par-ty! Par-ty! Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:37 PM ET

    Here's what people said about an email blackout. You might be surprised!

  • Are there extra idiots on your commute these days? Yeah, you might need a better work-life balance.

  • Vote: Would You Like a Work Email Blackout? Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 2:34 PM ET

    Do you check your email on your iPhone or BlackBerry after work?

  • Hey, Boss — Time to Ditch the Corner Office Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    There's a palpable anxiety in Officeville these days, with worries about everything from the economy to job security.

  • Faber Report: More Cuts Coming on Wall Street?     Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 9:38 AM ET

    Will the latest banking crisis produce additional unemployment on Wall Street? CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details.

  • Santelli on Safety, Socialism & Scandals     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 11:13 AM ET

    "Nobody cleans up their messes anymore, especially governments," rants CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighing in on historically low yields; France's Peugeot cutting 8,000 jobs, and recent financial scandals.

  • HSBC Braced For Huge US Penalty Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:42 PM ET
    A sign featuring the logo of the banking giant HSBC hangs outside a branch on December 11, 2003 in Hong Kong. The London-based bank, which operates in 79 countries, gave an upbeat tone for the global economy March 1, 2004 including its key Hong Kong market by reporting a record annual pre-tax profit of ?7.7bn ($14.4). (

    HSBC is to apologize to US lawmakers for failing to have appropriate controls in place to ensure it did not facilitate the financing of terrorism and other criminal activities, transgressions that analysts estimate may cost it up to $1 billion in fines.The FT reports.

  • Are You a Financial Thrill-Seeker?     Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    John Gapper, "A Fatal Debt" author, discusses his new book about Wall Street's high rollers and the impact of the financial crash on banks, and ensuing layoffs.

  • Out of Work

    Companies have been slowly adding workers for more than two years. But pink slips are still going out in a crucial area: government, the New York Times reports.

  • More Trouble Ahead for Nokia?     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Nokia plans to cut 10,000 jobs and warns of Q2 losses from its cellphone business. So, what's ahead for the company? Michael Genovese, MKM Partners managing director, explains why he has a "sell" on the stock and a price target of $2 a share.

  • President Obama delivers a statement on the outlook of the U.S. economy; the problems in Europe, saying "it is in everybody's interest for Greece to remain in the euro zone;" and instructs Congress to act on his jobs plan, housing legislation, and tax breaks for small business. The President answers questions from members of the press on Europe's banking problems, and layoffs in state & government jobs and the construction industry.

  • Five Signs You May Get Laid Off Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:36 PM ET

    CNBC.com spoke with human resource experts to find out the five tell-tale signs that you may need to update your resume.

  • Banking on Euro Zone Progress     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & Partners chief strategist, discusses the impact of Europe's debt problem on the overall U.S. economy and the future of record low interest rates.

  • US Planned Layoffs Jump 53%: Challenger Report Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 7:31 AM ET

    Job cuts jumped by 53 percent in May from April, with Hewlett-Packard's layoffs propelling the computer industry to the top spot among the biggest job cutters this year, a report by consultancy firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas showed.

  • Challenger Reports 61,887 Jobs Cut     Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 7:30 AM ET

    The nation's employers are planning another round of layoffs, dominated by the computer and food industries. John Challenger, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO, breaks down the numbers and takes a look at who is hiring.

  • Hewlett-Packard's CEO Whitman on Turnaround     Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 9:14 AM ET

    Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard president & CEO, discusses her company's restructuring plans which include massive layoffs; its Q2 earnings and guidance; and her plans to turnaround the company amid growing competition.

  • Hewlett-Packard's Path to Profits     Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 7:17 AM ET

    Jayson Noland, Robert W. Baird senior analyst, discusses Hewlett-Packard's restructuring plans, which includes cutting 27,000 employees and weighs in on the keys to improved earnings and growth.

  • Hewlett- Packard's Payroll Purge     Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 6:19 AM ET

    "Hewlett-Packard is on the wrong side of Apple," says Ben Reitzes, Barclays Capital analyst, discussing the company's plans to cut 8% of its workforce, improve its earning quality and keep competitive with Apple.

  • Computing Layoffs at Hewlett-Packard     Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Mark Stahlman, TMT Strategies, provides a preview of Hewlett-Packard's Q2 earnings and weighs in on reports the tech giant may be laying off as many as 30,000 employees.

  • Yahoo!'s headquarters in California.

    Yahoo's all-hands meeting today is more than a garden-variety pep talk. It's a chance for new CEO Scott Thompson to set the agenda at a pivotal moment for the struggling company.