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Cisco Says It Will Cut 4,000 Jobs

August 14, 2013 | 2:18 pm

Cisco Says It Will Cut 4,000 Jobs

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NEW YORK (AP) — Cisco’s earnings and revenue grew in the latest quarter as demand for its computer networking equipment increased. But CEO John Chambers called the global economy “challenging and inconsistent,” and the company said it is cutting about 4,000 jobs, or about 5 percent of its workforce. The company’s revenue guidance for the […]

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Silicon Valley Cos. Join With Labor in Teaching Janitors English

June 19, 2013 | 6:30 am

Silicon Valley Cos. Join With Labor in Teaching Janitors English

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By Jason Margolis If the immigration bill being debated by the Senate this week becomes law, millions of immigrants eager to become legal residents will need to learn English. It’s also currently a requirement for passing the citizenship exam. But studying is a daunting task for people working multiple jobs, and budget cuts to adult […]

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July 18, 2011 | 3:30 pm

Cisco to Cut 6,500 Employees

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SAN JOSE, California (AP) Networking equipment maker Cisco Systems Inc. is cutting 6,500 employees about 9 percent of its work force as it follows up on a plan announced in May to eliminate thousands of jobs in an effort to cut costs and raise profits. Cisco said Monday that the employees it is letting go […]

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