US businesses slashed 27,000 jobs before strictest coronavirus shutdowns took effect, new report shows

Private-sector firms cut 27,000 jobs in the month ended March 12, according to a Wednesday report…

Heats Dragic not going to Slovenia during layoff

Goran Dragic of the Miami Heat said Tuesday that he is prepared to forgo his annual…

Coronavirus unemployment: Everything you need to know about payments, applying and more – CNET

Are you out of work because of COVID-19? Here’s a breakdown on how to qualify —…

Economists forecast a record 3.5 million more people filed for unemployment last week amid the coronavirus shutdown

Weekly jobless claims are set to hit a second-straight record as the coronavirus further clamps down…

GE Aviation Workers Demand That Inactive Plants Begin Manufacturing Respirators

Today, aviation factory workers for General Electric staged two protests in Massachusetts, demanding that the company…

Alitalia seeks to place 2,900 more staff in layoff scheme: document

Alitalia’s administrator has asked Italy’s government to raise to nearly 7,000 the number of its employees…

Alitalia asks to put more workers under layoff scheme-document

Alitalia’s administrator has asked the Italian government to increase the number of employees under temporary lay-off…

California emits latest layoff statistics. Marchs numbers are ugly. Its 19,000 total, including many in tech

Symantec, Cisco, Uber, loathsome Juul, others shed staff amid pandemic The State of California has released…

Salesforce’s Benioff pledges no ‘significant’ layoffs for 90s days

In a Twitter thread on Tuesday, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff outlined an eight-step plan to keep…

Tech billionaire Marc Benioff wants every CEO to take a no-layoff pledge as part of an 8 point plan to deal with coronavirus (CRM)

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, known for his outspokenness on social and political issues, is urging everyone…

Former founders of SocialRank have launched a job board for COVID-19 layoffs

The COVID-19 pandemic has already triggered a number of layoffs across industries, from travel companies to…

Business owners grapple with layoff decisions while awaiting government help – The Globe and Mail

Current offer of loans and 10-per-cent payroll coverage will not enable most small companies to keep…

Layoff or leave? Small businesses grapple with what to do with employees – Detroit Free Press

The state suggests placing employees on leave with expectation to return, which keeps them eligible for…

OneWeb confirms layoffs and potential launch schedule delays amid reported bankruptcy considerations

Satellite operator OneWeb has confirmed that its workforce has been reduced via layoffs, after TechCrunch learned…

Coronavirus will cost millions of Americans their jobs amid “unprecedented” layoff surge

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits jumped to its highest level in two years…

Stunning layoff figures from 11 states show the skyrocketing number of Americans that are losing work due to coronavirus

There is a surge of people seeking unemployment benefits across the country as the coronavirus forces…

Small Businesses To Washington: Please Send Money Soon Or We Wont Survive

Many small businesses have just a couple of weeks worth of cash on hand to pay…

You Dont Expect It To Happen To You: When Your Job Is Suddenly Gone

Event coordinators without events to coordinate. Truck drivers without cargo. Many find themselves applying for unemployment,…