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Merck To Cut 8,500 More Jobs

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

New Jersey-based pharmaceutical company Merck plans to lay off 8,500 workers as the company faces stiffer competition from generic drug makers.  That's on top of the 7,500 job cuts announced earlier.

Merck announced the latest layoffs yesterday. In total, the company is cutting about 20 percent of its work force.




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The Leonard Lopate Show

Losing a Job, Finding a Life

Thursday, July 05, 2012

James Kunen chronicles his adventures on the road to finding meaning in work and life. His memoir Diary of a Company Man: Losing a Job, Finding a Life is the story of a 1960s radical turned corporate PR man who finds himself, along with his fellow baby boomers, in a place he calls “too young to retire and too old to hire.”

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Losing a Job, Finding a Life

Monday, March 19, 2012

James Kunen chronicles his adventures on the road to finding meaning in work and life. His memoir Diary of a Company Man: Losing a Job, Finding a Life is the story of a 1960s radical turned corporate PR man who finds himself, along with his fellow baby boomers, in a place he calls “too young to retire and too old to hire.”

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Some Recession Humor

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Part of the perpetual slideshow on unemploymentality.com

Part of the perpetual slideshow on unemploymentality.com

While economic bad news circulates like the latest flu virus we all dread, the folks at Unemploymentality have found a way to lighten the mood with some job ...

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