Corel layoffs won

Corel layoffs won

Ottawa-based software company Corel Corp.’s decision to cut 20 per cent of its global workforce is the first restructuring move...

January 8th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

YEAR IN REVIEW: January 2009

YEAR IN REVIEW: January 2009

Although analysis firm IDC Canada Ltd. made an effort to put a positive spin on it, saying that IT could...

December 21st, 2009 Dave Webb

How to re-energize your weary workforce

How to re-energize your weary workforce

In his many years in IT, Robert Rosen has had to lay off employees, implement hiring and pay freezes and...

November 18th, 2009 Mary K. Pratt

Microsoft lays off 800 people

Microsoft lays off 800 people

Microsoft is laying off another 800 people, adding to the 5,000 the company has already let go this year. The...

November 4th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

5 surefire ways to get fired

5 surefire ways to get fired

IT professionals can do a lot to avoid layoffs, but they may be unwittingly doing even more to make themselves...

September 8th, 2009 Denise Dubie

SAP lays off workers

SAP lays off workers

SAP laid off an undisclosed number of employees last week as part of its previously announced plan to trim 3,000...

March 15th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Dell workers offered unpaid time off, voluntary separation

Dell workers offered unpaid time off, voluntary separation

Dell http://www.itworldcanada.com/a/Enterprise-Infrastructure/5415e4ea-61be-44b9-99a9-42d33e92ef6e.html hopes it can better weather the economic storm by implementing a number of new cost-cutting measures, including an...

November 4th, 2008 Nancy Gohring

Research Consultant, Info-Tech

Research Consultant, Info-Tech

A study conducted by Info-Tech Research Group this summer found that IT department staff reduction, while providing short term benefits...

September 2nd, 2008 Jennifer Kavur

Bell calls in managers for pink slips

Bell calls in managers for pink slips

BCE Inc. CEO George Cope has continued his action plan to revitalize the troubled company by announcing 2,500 managers will...

July 27th, 2008 Howard Solomon