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Disposable employees may be tech industry's greatest achievement

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 15:28
Outlet: VentureBeat

...columnist Katie Benner cited the latest report from employment-consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas: “Despite the overall...

UPDATE: The number of female CEOs replacing men surges 70%

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 01:51

...according to a report released Wednesday by global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, which tracks media reports,...

Benner: Why are tech giants shedding so many jobs?

Sat, 01/17/2015 - 23:09
Outlet: Denver Post - Online, The

...than a year ago." Those stats come courtesy of the employment-consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, which notes that tech giants...

Drop in December retail sales adds doubt to strength of U.S. economy

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 22:02
Outlet: Los Angeles Times - Online

...compared with the same period in 2013, according to a report from consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. Now some retailers...

going to more women Challenger Gray and Christmas says

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 14:40
Outlet: WBZ-AM (News Radio 1030)

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Disruption: The Computer Industry Had More Job Cuts In 2014 Than Any Other Industry

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 21:33
Outlet: Sun-Times - Online

...other? The computer industry. That's right: According to job placement firm Challenger, Gray and Christmas, the computer industry...

Year-end bonuses are up, but don't get too excited

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 15:31

...windfall they expect. According to a new survey from outplacement consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, 78 percent of businesses...

Don't make Clark Griswold's bonus error

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 04:57
Outlet: CNBC - Online

Even if you get a bonus, it may not be generous. Half of respondents in the Challenger, Gray & Christmas survey said their companies...

How to Take Advantage of Your Boss's Biggest Fear

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 04:31
Outlet: Time - Online

...year. More than three-quarters of human resources executives polled recently by Challenger Gray & Christmas report that they are struggling...

How to get free job advice Dec. 29-30 only

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 03:45
Outlet: Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Online

...job-search call-in to Chicago-based pros at global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. The well-established...

CEO turnover slows in November; one Austin CEO departs

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 20:44
Outlet: Austin Business Journal - Online

...according to monthly data released by Chicago-based outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. The November figure...

4 Reasons to Kill the Office Holiday Party—and One Reason to Save It

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 19:30
Outlet: Harvard Business Review - Online

...the office party might look more and more like a minefield. No wonder, says John Challenger (CEO of outplacement firm Challenger, Gray,...

Year-end bonus? 3 smart ways to use it to build wealth

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:45
Outlet: CBS News Network - Online

...this year, if industry averages hold up. According to a 2012 study from Challenger, Gray & Christmas, 72 percent of U.S. companies...

Abercrombie, Walgreens, Target - What's Behind Retail's CEO Exodus?

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 08:39
Outlet: Forbes - Online

...the rise despite an improving economy. For the first nine months of the year, 38 retail CEOs left their jobs, according to the outplacement firm of Challenger, Gray & Christmas. That compares to 29 during the same period in 2013. The news th

Survey Finds Uptick in Companies Hosting Holiday Parties

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 18:55
Outlet: Women's Wear Daily - Online

...YULETIDE: While industry experts keep their eyes focused on holiday retail numbers, there is at least one figure that's moving up at an encouraging pace. Challenger, Gray & Christmas, the outplacement consultancy, found that almost nine in 10 — 89

On the Rise or Decline?

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:55

...percent in 2012, according to a Battalia Winston survey released Dec. 1, 2014. Battalia Winston is a global executive search firm. A Dec. 8, 2014, survey by Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc., however, found that while a similar percentage of compa

Retail CEO exits on the rise in 2014: 10 notable departures

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 23:18
Outlet: Fortune - Online

...longtime CEO Mike Jeffries on Tuesday after years of sales declines at the teen clothing retailer is only the latest example. Indeed, outplacement firm Challenger, Gray, & Christmas has found an increase in U.S. retail CEO departures this year—wit

Hottest Jobs for 2015 -- The Most Openings and the Biggest Pay, With or Without a Degree

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 21:44
Outlet: Washington Times-Reporter - Online

...analyzed the data and found the hot jobs for 2015, based on supply and demand. “Job creation is gaining ground and job seekers are gaining leverage ,” said Matt Ferguson, CEO of CareerBuilder. “For nearly 70 occupations in the U.S., the rate at wh

Holiday Gifts You Shouldn't Give at the Office - Business News - ABC News Radio

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 18:34
Outlet: ABC News Radio - Online

...cardboard taste. "I would go so far as to say to not give any food," said James Pedderson, director of public relations for employment and coaching firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. "People are so picky about food and with all of the allergies no

Many local stores, hopeful about holiday sales, boost hiring [The Tribune (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) :: ]

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:46
Outlet: BusinessWeek Investing - Online

...businesses alike look to hire enough people to help with a possibly hectic shopping season. Big-box hiring In total, retailers nationwide are expected to add more than 800,000 seasonal workers this holiday season, according to outplacement c