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Sep 10

When the job market falls apart…

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

With unemployment over 6% in the United States (some 8% if you use the criteria from the 1980’s) and some industries really taking it on the chin, Cubicle Warriors necessarily feel uneasy about their positions. It make sense. But worrying about your position doesn’t do you much good. What follows are eight killer steps to […]

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Jan 11

Bank of America Buys Countrywide

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

Today, Bank of American announced intentions to purchase Countrywide for stock. Details will be worked out. Wall Street is breathing a sigh of relief and so is the Federal Reserve because a Countrywide going bankrupt — the largest lending company in the United States — has severe implications to the credit and financial markets. If […]

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