Job Cuts

A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

Hewlett-Packard Expands Job Cuts By 2,000

Hewlett-Packard is planning to cut about 2,000 more jobs than it had previously announced, as CEO Meg Whitman tries to turn the company around.

09/10/2012

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google To Cut 4,000 Jobs At Motorola Mobility Unit

Google is cutting about 4,000 jobs at its Motorola Mobility wireless phone business and will close or consolidate about one-third of Motorola’s 90 locations.

08/13/2012

A sign is posted in front of the Cisco Systems headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cisco To Lay Off 1,300 Employees In Latest Cutback

Cisco Systems was preparing to lay off about 1,300 workers just a few months after the world’s largest maker of computer networking equipment warned that growing economic uncertainty is making it tougher to close deals.

07/23/2012

A sign at Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto. (John G. Mabanglo/AFP/Getty Images)

Hewlett-Packard Reportedly Cutting Up To 30,000 Jobs

Published reports say Hewlett-Packard is poised to eliminate up to 30,000 jobs to help offset dwindling demand for personal computers as more people connect to the Internet on smartphones and tablets.

05/17/2012

The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo CEO Tries To Reassure Workers After Layoffs

Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson has reassured the struggling Internet company’s employees that he will tell them more about his turnaround strategy next week.

04/05/2012

The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo Announces 2,000 Layoffs, CEO Says More Changes To Come

Yahoo is laying off 2,000 employees as new CEO Scott Thompson sweeps out jobs that don’t fit into his plans for turning around the beleaguered Internet company.

04/04/2012

Downtown San Jose

San Jose’s $10 Million Surplus Partly From City Employee Job and Pay Cuts

San Jose’s Mayor Reed is pleased his most recent budget report shows a surplus, but admits cuts to services are partly the reason for being in the black.

03/10/2012

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

IBM Study Suggests SJ Police And Fire Can Do More With Less

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed supports a study that he commissioned that suggests both the fire and police departments could slash hundreds of jobs.

02/20/2012

A sign outside a Bank of America branch in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California To Feel Impact Of Bank of America Job Cuts

Bank of America, one of California’s largest employers, will cut about 30,000 jobs over the next few years in a bid to save $5 billion per year.

09/12/2011

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan

Oakland Mayor Quan Casts Deciding Vote To Approve Budget

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan cast the deciding vote Thursday night as the Oakland City Council approved a budget for fiscal 2012 by a narrow 5-4 margin only hours before its deadline.

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011

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