5 Big-Name Companies Cutting Jobs

Several big-name companies have recently announced layoffs -- a quick way to cut costs and boost profitability in the absence of substantial organic growth. More 

Thomson Reuters Cuts 3,000 Jobs in Cost-Cutting Move

News service and business data provider Thomson Reuters says it will cut 3,000 jobs in a move to reduce costs. More 

Late Jobs Report Let Peace Reign

Jobs report? What jobs report? It barely caused a blip, and that's a good thing, though as the market rises we're seeing more and more speculation. More 

September Jobs Report: Winners & Losers

Jobs were harder to come by last month, as gains in construction and wholesale trade were more than offset by losses in financial services and hospitality. More 

The Trouble With Minimum Wage McJobs

The negative impact of minimum wage fast-food jobs extends far beyond individual workers … while the benefits of better pay would do the same. More 

Lockheed Martin to Cut 600 Jobs This Month

Defense contractor Lockheed Martin has announced 600 new job cuts, but says they aren't linked to the recent U.S. government shutdown. More 

Hot Areas for Seasonal Hiring in 2013

CareerBuilder says that its annual survey of hiring managers and HR personnel finds that 39% of retailers will boost seasonal hiring this year. More