News & Commentary
Content tagged with Team Building & Staffing posted in August 2009
Practical Analysis: 'I'd Rather Work Anywhere Else'
Commentary  |  8/27/2009  | 
What beat-down, burned-out employees need is a belief that management has a vision for how things will be different.
Facebook Plans Hiring Spree
News  |  8/24/2009  | 
CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social networking site plans to increase its staff by as much as 50% this year.
Ex-Palm CEO Says He Rejected Jobs' No-Poaching Deal
News  |  8/20/2009  | 
A would-be deal in which neither Palm nor Apple would hire each other's employees apparently went nowhere.
Online Learning Edges Classrooms
News  |  8/20/2009  | 
Students in online courses learn more than those in traditional college classrooms, according to researchers.
AT&T Reaches Labor Agreement
News  |  8/17/2009  | 
Labor union members working on the telecom's core wireline services will receive wage and pension increases and health care benefits.
Sony Ericsson Names New President
News  |  8/17/2009  | 
The struggling handset maker has tapped Silicon Valley veteran Bert Nordberg to become its next president.
LinkedIn Tool Searches For SAP Talent
News  |  8/13/2009  | 
SAP joined several venture firms in funding social networking site LinkedIn with $22.7 million last fall.
Practical Analysis: Vendors Know That Service Matters -- And CIOs Need To Learn, Too
Commentary  |  8/13/2009  | 
If you still have technologists sitting around swilling Red Bull and laughing at "lusers," wake up and smell the clouds rolling in.
Web Tool Compares Companies' Health, Other Benefits
News  |  8/12/2009  | 
MetLife's benchmarking tool assesses perks based on industry, geographic region, and other characteristics.
Nortel CEO Resigns After $274 Million Loss
News  |  8/10/2009  | 
Ericsson purchased Nortel's prized CDMA/LTE unit last month; the transaction is under government review.
Apple Hit With Overtime Suit
News  |  8/6/2009  | 
Computer maker broke law by failing to pay additional compensation to employees who worked more than 40 hours per week, class action claims.
Palm Nabs Another Apple Employee
News  |  8/5/2009  | 
The Pre maker is loading up with ex-Apple talent, potentially fermenting the brewing rivalry between the companies.
FTC Probing Apple-Google Links
News  |  8/4/2009  | 
A federal review began in spring and has found various connections including the service of Al Gore on both boards of directors.
Online Job Ads Holding Steady
News  |  8/3/2009  | 
Employers have been posting online ads at a rate of more than 3 million per month for six months without a decline.
Pirate Bay Spokesman Sunde Steps Down
News  |  8/3/2009  | 
Peter Sunde has been the frontman for the file-sharing site, making him a Web celebrity and leader among supporters of making copyright laws less restrictive.
Google's Schmidt Resigns From Apple Board
News  |  8/3/2009  | 
Apple announced the departure of Google CEO Eric Schmidt on Monday, citing potential conflicts of interest.


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