Google Still Hiring Lots of Engineers (And Some Daycare Workers Too) (Forbes)

Saturday, April 18th, 2009

On Thursday, Google announced that the size of its workforce had dropped for the first time in its 11-year history. But during the company?s earnings call, chief financial officer Patrick Pichette said it is still hiring in ?critical areas.? So what are those areas?

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Yahoo Plans Over 1,000 Layoffs : 10% of Workforce (Search Engine Journal)

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Yesterday, after the news of Sun Microsystems hit the newswires, Yahoo also confirmed that it would be again slicing the size of its workforce, this time by 10%, as Yahoo plans to layoff about 1,500 employees on December 10th. As the faulty economy is starting to hit the Valley in the same way it has hit […]

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