Posts tagged “Employment”

Updated September 23, 2008

Premium Lock Fired up, ready to go: New NCTA president plans aggressive agenda

Brooks Raiford Brooks Raiford says education will be a top priority as will raising awareness of state’s largest tech lobbying group.

Updated September 23, 2008

Premium Lock N.C. Technnology Association picks business development exec as new leader

Brooks Raiford Brooks Raiford, an NCSU graduate and former president of Leadership North Carolina, takes over as top leader at N.C. Technology Association. He has spent past three years at Balfour Beatty Construction.

Updated September 19, 2008

Premium Lock Loss of Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter is latest hammer blow to shrinking N&O

N&O Pat Stith's decision is devastating to a newsroom that has seen bloodletting reach catastrophic proportions as the McClatchy Newspaper chain slowly implodes under crushing debt and declining revenues.

Tags: Layoffs
Updated September 18, 2008

Premium Lock Layoffs at newspaper chain hit Raleigh-based McClatchy Interactive

Layoffs Group, which provides variety of online services, cuts more than 10 percent of staff.

Tags: Layoffs
September 18, 2008

Premium Lock Apocalypse, at least abyss, at hand for Nortel? After 9/17/08 disaster, what’s next?

Mike Zafirovski Stockholders are fleeing telecom gear maker faster than Republicans from President Bush.

Updated September 15, 2008

Premium Lock Speaking out on Xbox 360 faults causes game tester his job

Xbox 360 ‘I don’t regret it,” says dismissed contract who expects to face charges. ‘I’ll fight it.’

Updated September 10, 2008

Premium Lock Survey: Triangle jobs picture improving

Jobs Even as state jobless rate climbs, 13 percent of Durham firms and 19 percent in Raleigh area are planning to add workers.

Updated September 10, 2008

Premium Lock 'Savior': French drug giant picks GSK exec as new CEO

Chris Viebacher Chris Viehbacher, who is GlaxoSmithKline’s top exec in N.C. and lives in Triangle, will take over as Sanofi-Aventis on Dec. 1. He is set to leave GSK on that date.

Updated September 10, 2008

Premium Lock 'Savior': French drug giant picks GSK exec as new CEO

 GSK Chris Viehbacher, who is GlaxoSmithKline’s top exec in N.C. and lives in Triangle, will take over as Sanofi-Aventis on Dec. 1. He is set to leave GSK on that date.

Updated September 9, 2008

Premium Lock GSK's top Triangle executive could join French drug rival

 Chris Viehbacher, who was passed over for company’s CEO job, quits board and will leave drug giant Dec. 1. Wall Street Journal reports Viehbacher will become top exec at French firm Sanofi-Aventis.

Updated September 9, 2008

Premium Lock GSK’s top Triangle executive could join French drug rival

Chris Viebacher Chris Viehbacher, who was passed over for company’s CEO job, quits board and will leave drug giant Dec. 1. Wall Street Journal reports Viehbacher will become top exec at French firm Sanofi-Aventis.

August 27, 2008

Premium Lock Looking for resume enhancer? Check out Zapoint

Zapoint Massachusetts-based startup provides users with a ‘lifechart’ to help bolster job seekers’ qualifications.

Updated August 26, 2008

Premium Lock Secret sauce at Inc 500 star Bandwidth.com? It’s a matter of faith

A package of offerings at Bandwidth.com Henry Kaestner and David Morken, the co-founders of Bandwidth.com, offer an unexpected, succinct but powerful answer – especially when it comes to life’s bottom line, not just dollars and cents. “We’ve been very blessed by God,” Kaestner says.

Updated August 25, 2008

Premium Lock What’s future hold for Epic Games? Not publishing, president says

Mike Capps ‘This whole making games thing is going well for us, so we’re going to stick with that for now,’ Mike Capps explains. Fresh off new deal with EA, Cary company will stick to its knitting – producing action thrillers.

Updated August 19, 2008

Premium Lock Pessimism deepens in AICPA-UNC economic survey

AICPA The U.S. economy has already entered a recession and the outlook remains negative, according to a majority of chief financial officers and senior-level executive CPAs surveyed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Updated August 15, 2008

Premium Lock Report: RTP startup InnerPulse pulls plug on CEO, 17 other jobs

InnerPulse Medical device firm had planned to begin selling implantable defibrillator in Europe this year. It has raised $85 million in venture financing.

Updated August 12, 2008

Premium Lock Cree's growing LED sales light up earnings, revenues

LED street lights powered by Cree Durham-based firm reports record revenues for fiscal year ending 2008. Profits top Street estimates. Cree also forecasts revenues that top expectations for current quarter.

Updated August 8, 2008

Premium Lock Getting to ‘next level’ – Some advice from veteran Triangle entrepreneur

Al Childers Al Childers, a co-founder of Magellan Labs, will share his insight at 'Executives Edge' event next week.

August 5, 2008

Premium Lock MoneyBackJobs: A site that thinks job applicants deserve more cash

 VentureBeat: Job seekers accepting a position through MoneyBackJobs will receive a bonus of at least 5 percent of their starting salary. Basically, it’s a guaranteed signing bonus.

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