Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 15:37 UTC
Microsoft After much, much, much speculation, Microsoft let the cat out of the bag today: due to weak results, Microsoft is going to cut 5000 jobs. Those 5000 jobs will disappear over the course of 18 months, with 1400 jobs being cut immediately. Quarterly results, as well as the cost-cutting measures, were made known in a press release today.
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RE[5]: It is a shame
by Soulbender on Mon 26th Jan 2009 12:12 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: It is a shame"
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largely since very little is truly creative, and is very routine and constrained by law

You could argue that all that control results in a lot of creativity to be required ;)

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