All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Reorganization’

St. Jude Medical Announces Layoffs & Reorganization

St. Jude Medical, a company that makes medical devices such as pacemakers and catheters, this week announced that the company will be reorganizing its product divisions into two units. The company also stated that it will “centralize” support functions such as human resources, IT, legal, and marketing. The move will result in 300 employees being laid off. “The reorganization we …

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RIM Trims the Fat with Substantial Job Cuts as they Struggle to Stay in Business

Research in Motion (RIM) has been struggling for awhile, and has definitely lost its foothold in the marketplace giving way to increasingly popular iOS and Android devices. While their BlackBerry line was once considered an enterprise communication standard, they are now struggling just to stay in business. The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday, that RIM has already been proactive in …

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Nokia Cuts Jobs as it Struggles to Stay Afloat

Nokia is struggling to stay afloat ever since Apple introduced the iPhone.In fact, Samsung and Apple have gained huge handset market shares and Nokia is on a roll with four straight quarterly loses in a row. Today they announced a reduced earnings forecast for the remainder of 2012, and they really don’t expect to turn a profit in 2013 either. …

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Twitter is Relocating their Headquarters to Skid Row

After over two years in San Francisco’s SoMA neighborhood on Folsom Street, Twitter is moving their headquarters over to Mid-Market, at 1355 Market street, right across from the city’s skid row. No word yet on when the new offices will be open, but we suspect it will be sometime this week. The move has been coming for awhile, but the …

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Twitter Reorganization and Big Hiring Spree

Twitter now employs over a thousand people. Back in January, they only had about 900 people working for them, now that number has grown to 1,046. According to Business Insider, Twitter is on a hiring spree which, so far, has been populated by a lot of ex-Google employees. Also, the company has just went through a massive reorganization that caused …

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