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Sign of the times: An IBM executive says the company is considering a plan that would reduce the company’s full-time head count by 299,000 jobs – to 100,000 – by 2017. Source: ...
by quantumspin
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Apr 27, 2010 at 12:33 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
According to ComputerWorld, IBM has stopped reporting its U.S. employee headcount. The company, which is the largest U.S. technology employer, will report only global headcount numbers in the future.
by quantumspin
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Mar 12, 2010 at 09:34 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Michael Panzner over at the Financial Armageddon blog (ignore the doom-and-gloom name of the place, the guy writes some good stuff and is frequently quoted in the MSM and online) posted an ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Jul 19, 2009 at 04:47 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Cross-posted at River Twice Research . With a slew of major companies reporting earnings so far, it’s clear that expectations were severely skewed to ...
by Zachary Karabell
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jul 18, 2009 at 04:40 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
[ member of DK Greenroots .] If the biota, in the course of aeons, has built ...
by Nulwee
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Jul 09, 2009 at 12:16 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I've been in the IT business for over 25 years. When I started in the business, the buzzword was how the "Knowledge Economy" was going to replace our industrial workforce here in the US. What no ...
by railsplitter
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2009 at 08:48 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I thought I'd heard everything. I understand taxpayer anger about AIG bonuses, and the anger coming from Michigan today, but this takes the cake. Can we please get our pitchforks out now? In all ...
by Clues
Comment Count 53 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2009 at 12:02 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
In this country, if you don't push paper financial instruments around on your desk, your skills are devalued and possess no market value. American labor is being ruthlessly reduced to irrelevance by ...
by The Lighthouse Keeper
Comment Count 55 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2009 at 10:43 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
If we send Congressional stimulus money to off-shore workers, how will that help the U.S. economy?
by bink
Comment Count 92 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2009 at 05:59 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
This diary starts with the IBM slogan, as viewers were exposed to it in the telecasts of the NFL playoffs this weekend, and speculates on what it would really take to "build a smarter planet." Thus ...
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2009 at 03:34 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Perhaps, it’s just fanciful thinking on my part but I can’t help but believe that the walls are slowly closing in on the White House, regarding the missing emails. Their latest [...
by markthshark
Comment Count 390 comments on Fri Mar 28, 2008 at 06:06 AM PDT with 717 Recommends
The AP article over the fold neglects to mention the union reaction to the IBM paycut. IBM is one of the few tech companies to have a union, though that union is not powerful enough to negotiate a ...
by try democracy
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2008 at 07:49 AM PST with 9 Recommends
IBM recently reported record earnings, but they're cutting the base pay of their workers. IBM riles employees with base pay cuts BOSTON - Even as IBM Corp. reports record profits, ...
by Sick Of It
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jan 23, 2008 at 09:00 AM PST with 9 Recommends
According to Big Blue's (IBM's) just released report, Plugging in the Customer , the results of a global poll showed that not only do people say that they are willing to pay more for green ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Dec 21, 2007 at 05:16 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Not content with slashing it's American and European (i.e., middle class) workforce with a noticeable age-biased ...
by Info Tech Guy
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2007 at 07:20 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Bob Gringely today reported on the internal inside mumbles that IBM Global Services is going to ...
by BobOak
Comment Count 67 comments on Fri May 04, 2007 at 05:30 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
by StormingAmerican
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Jul 30, 2006 at 11:44 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
by xaxnar
Comment Count 0 comments on Sat Mar 25, 2006 at 05:13 PM PST with 1 Recommend
by harrier
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Dec 18, 2005 at 02:20 AM PST with 19 Recommends
by PeaceVet
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2005 at 05:43 PM PST with 2 Recommends