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  • 22 Best Quotes on the Fearless Life

    22 Best Quotes on the Fearless Life

    Say what you want to say

    Want to know what it takes to succeed? Cosmo magazine hosted its Fun Fearless Life event and a host of celebrity speakers told their story. Continue Reading

  • U.S. Employers That Made The Most Job Cuts In 2012

    U.S. Employers That Made The Most Job Cuts In 2012

    With just two weeks to go in the year, the number of job cuts announced by U.S. employers is behind last year's pace, though it's still staggeringly high -- with 490,806 job cuts this year (as of November). Last month alone, the nation's employers announced plans to cut more than 57,000 positions, only the... Continue Reading

  • HP Plans To Dump 2,000 More Workers

    HP Plans To Dump 2,000 More Workers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Hewlett-Packard Co. is planning to cut about 2,000 more jobs than it had previously announced as CEO Meg Whitman tries to turn the company around. In a regulatory filing Monday, the computer and printer maker said it will eliminate 29,000 jobs by October 2014, up from the 27,000 cuts it... Continue Reading

  • HP Prepares To Announce Mass Layoffs

    HP Prepares To Announce Mass Layoffs

    By David Goldman and Michal Lev-Ram NEW YORK -- Hewlett-Packard will announce another round of substantial job cuts Wednesday afternoon in an effort to streamline its teetering PC and services businesses, a source familiar with the plans told Fortune. The layoffs will be "in the ballpark" of 25,000 workers,... Continue Reading

  • HP To Slash 30,000 Jobs As It Faces Competition From Apple, Report Says

    HP To Slash 30,000 Jobs As It Faces Competition From Apple, Report Says

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Hewlett-Packard is poised to eliminate as many as 30,000 jobs to compensate for dwindling demand for personal computers as more people connect to the Internet on smartphones and tablets, according to reports published Thursday. The looming cuts cited by Bloomberg News and the technology blog... Continue Reading

  • The Trouble With Tech: Too Few Women [Infographic]

    The Trouble With Tech: Too Few Women [Infographic]

    It's one of those recurring debates in the digital age: Why are so few women working in technology? Just 9 percent of chief information officers, or CIOs, are women, down from 11 percent last year and 12 percent in 2010, according to a survey released Monday by tech-staffing firm Harvey Nash Group (via... Continue Reading

  • 8 Companies Where Employees Are Losing Hope

    8 Companies Where Employees Are Losing Hope

    By Douglas A. McIntyre Some companies become so badly damaged because of changes in the competitive markets or due to poor management decisions that their employees lose hope. This may result from the belief that the corporations they work for have little future, or that they will be laid off as their... Continue Reading

  • Timeline Of A Revolutionary: The Rise of Steve Jobs

    Timeline Of A Revolutionary: The Rise of Steve Jobs

    On Oct. 6, news spread that former Apple CEO Steve Jobs had died. Of course, many people probably heard about his demise on products he invented, from the iPhone to the iPad. The news of his death comes just 42 days after Jobs formally announced his plans to step down as the chief executive of Apple. "I have... Continue Reading

  • Now Hiring: Hewlett-Packard Looking for Thousands

    Now Hiring: Hewlett-Packard Looking for Thousands

    Further proving that if you're a good software engineer, you can write your own ticket, Palo Alto, California-based tech firm Hewlett-Packard (HP) was advertising 2,383 openings at last count, with openings for software developers, testers, designers, business operations specialists, strategic development... Continue Reading