News tagged with workforce

Google's Motorola to cut 10% of workforce

Google's Motorola Mobility unit will lay off some 1,200 employees, or more than 10 percent of its workforce, in a bid to return to profitability, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.

dateMar 08, 2013 in Business
shares0 comments 1

Personalities influence workforce planning

What if factory foremen treated their workers less like the machines they operate, and more like people, with personality strengths and differences? Surely the workers would benefit, but might the employers also see positive ...

dateNov 26, 2012 in Social Sciences
shares0 comments 0

Infineon cuts costs as revenue falls

Semiconductor maker Infineon Technologies AG says it will cut back on investment plans and introduce short-time working as global economic uncertainty weighs on demand and revenue.

dateNov 14, 2012 in Business
shares0 comments 0

New Blackberry 10 gets security nod

Blackberry maker Research in Motion announced Thursday that its newest smartphone platform, Blackberry 10, has been certified as secure for use by US government agencies.

dateNov 08, 2012 in Software
shares0 comments 0