Verizon often ranks on the "Best Places to Work" and "most admired" company lists, thanks to its ample salaries, generous benefits, impressive diversity and well-regarded training program. Yet many of the company's employees, former and current, are on a tear about the phone carrier, accusing it of slipping... Read More »
By Christopher S. Rugaber
WASHINGTON -- Thousands of Verizon workers on strike pushed the number of people seeking unemployment benefits last week to its highest level in a month.
But excluding the work stoppage, layoffs likely fell. That should help ease fears that the economy is on the verge of a... Read More »