Updated Mar. 3, 2010 at 7:59 a.m.

Premium Lock IBM layoff total surges past 2,500 across 22 work groups, union reports

Published: 2010-03-01 18:01:00
Updated: 2010-03-03 07:59:54

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"Resource Action" spreads to 11 additional work units. Spokesperson for IBM in RTP declines comment. According to documents and other information, Alliance@IBM says at least five different Big Blue workgroups are making cuts....

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If you look closely at the statement "He also said IBM would "continue to hire in 2010, and ... end the year with more employees than when the year began.”" this does not state anything about the jobs being located in the US. Can you say more off-shoring. As a previous IBM employee who had to train folks in Taiwan to take American jobs, you definitely get what you pay for.
IBM spokesperson Matt Mollett as saying that IBM “continuously transforms its business, rebalancing skills and capabilities in order to meet the changing needs of clients and our business as a whole.” He also said IBM would "continue to hire in 2010, and ... end the year with more employees than when the year began.”

We'll see about that!
Our executives decided a couple years ago to no longer do business with IBM. We replaced IBM with clients whom we can meet face to face with.
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