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  • World Heading for Jobs Recession, Unrest: ILO Monday, 31 Oct 2011 | 7:30 AM ET
    Job Losses

    The world economy is on the verge of a new and deeper jobs recession that will delay the global recovery further and may spark social unrest in "scores of countries," the International Labor Organization said on Monday.

  • 10 Ways Your Job Is Killing You Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 11:29 AM ET
    Employees who call in sick normally get most of the blame for lost productivity, but a phenomenon known as “presenteeism” has been gaining notice, as well. Defined as the act of coming in to work when you’re sick and doing a third-rate job as a result, presenteeism costs businesses billions of dollars a year in lost productivity.If presenteeism is damaging to businesses, then it would stand to reason that the workplace would be better off if sick workers stayed home until they got better. When t

    Coming in to work when you’re sick costs businesses billions a year in lost productivity, but many workplaces can make employees sick. Here are 10 ways that your work may be killing you and your employer.

  • Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Goldman is looking at adding another $250 million to drastic spending cuts announced earlier this summer, bringing the total to $1.45 billion, according to DealBook.

  • Greece Resumes Troika Talks     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 1:16 PM ET

    Is Greece's pledge to cut public sector jobs an attempt at getting another bailout? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the latest details.

  • Greece's Government Workers Face Layoffs     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 11:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Constantine Michalos, Athens Chamber of Commerce president, discuss Greece's vow to cut a significant number of its public sector jobs.

  • Worry About a New Wave of Layoffs Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 8:29 AM ET

    Not again. That is the plea of many Americans fearful about their jobs as the economy falters.

  • Bank Layoffs Won't Be as Deep as 2008: Recruiter Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 3:37 PM ET

    Bank layoffs won't be as deep as they were during the 2008 financial crisis, hedge-fund recruiter Ilana Weinstein told CNBC Friday. Those who remain, however, may see big cuts in bonuses—if they get one at all.

  • Same You, New Career Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 10:07 AM ET

    Whether you’ve been laid off or you crave more satisfaction, looking for a position doing something you’ve never done before invariably comes with second-guessing.

  • Global Financial Regulation     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:50 PM ET

    Jeremy Anderson, Chairman of KPMG's Global Financial Services, believes that regulatory trends and uncertainty are choking growth in the West.

  • A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon — and that has traders thinking Friday's US jobs report may be a huge disappointment.

  • Corporate Layoffs Increase as Economy Sputters Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 7:01 PM ET

    A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon.

  • Out of Work

    Thousands of layoffs were announced in just the past week, and that trend could continue if economic growth does not start to pick up speed.

  • What's the Matter with Banks?     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 12:25 PM ET

    Are banks too big? A look at the financial sector and whether shareholders will revolt, with Jesse Eisinger, ProPublica senior reporter.

  • Cisco to Cut Jobs     Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 4:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg reports the tech giant will cut 6,500 jobs or about 9% of its workforce.

  • Cisco Pink Slips on the Way     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    The tech bellwether plans to layoff thousands of workers in an attempt to reduce costs. Will investors buy into the plan, with Alkesh Shah, Evercore Partners.

  • Bonus Cuts, Pay Raises, Then Layoffs Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 11:31 AM ET

    As Wall Street cuts bonuses and raises base salaries instead, banks are looking at layoffs more often to cut costs when profits fall.

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