Archive for November, 2015

Microsoft sheds 60 Israeli Hololens employees to focus on ‘different technology’

News of the layoffs comes from one such affected employee who tipped off the Israeli website Ynet.co.il. The tipster goes on to explain that 30 contract workers had been laid off, while another 30 Microsoft employees were given one month to find an open …

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Deere to Layoff Over 200 Employees

The article cites the layoffs are a result of a sales slump in agricultural machinery. The Moline, Illinois based company said Monday that the layoffs, effective Feb. 15, are not like past seasonal layoffs. These specific job cuts have no specific call …

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Layoffs Watch ’15: Morgan Stanley To Part Ways With 25% Of Fixed-Income Employees

Kind of a sh*tty Christmas gift. Morgan Stanley is planning a reduction of as much as a quarter of its fixed-income staff after years of revenue declines and insufficient returns, according to people with knowledge of the plans. The cuts will be across all …

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Microsoft’s decision to lay off 60 Israeli contract workers hints at Hololens efforts

News of the layoffs comes from one such affected employee who tipped off the Israeli website Ynet.co.il. The tipster goes on to explain that 30 contract workers had been laid off, while another 30 Microsoft employees were given one month to find an open …

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John Deere announces layoffs in Moline

MOLINE, Ill. — More than 200 Deere & Co. employees are facing layoffs, the company announced Monday. The company says about 220 workers from its Seeding and Cylinder operation will be affected in its hometown of Moline. The indefinite layoffs are …

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Morgan Stanley Layoffs to Hit Bond Unit

Morgan Stanley MS plans to cut up to 25% of its fixed-income jobs, according to a person familiar with the matter. The workforce reduction will be across all regions and is set to take place in the next two weeks, the person said. The news was first …

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