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Update: Laid off Microsoft Employees to Keep Extra Payouts

UPDATE: Microsoft has quickly rectified the administrative glitch regarding several severance packages - The company said the laid off workers could keep the extra payouts. Earlier post... For weeks now Glassdoor.com career and workplace expert, Rusty Rueff, has bee...

Bank of America Hiring as Countrywide Transaction Completes

Bank of America today announced that they would be rebranding Countrywide to Bank of America Home Loans, in light of the tarnished reputation that surrounds the lending brand.  This news comes on the heels of the January announcement that the company had completed its purchase of Countryw...

Overcoming Layoff F.E.A.R.s – Part One: Financial Fear

Editors Note: Rusty Rueff is Glassdoor.com’s career and workplace expert and a member of the Company’s board of directors. He previously ran global human resource departments at Pepsico and later Electronic Arts and is co-author of Talent Force: A New Manifesto for the Human Si...

January’s Review of the Month

What? We're more than halfway through February?!? Well, we may be a little late posting the January Review of the Month but we don't really know anyone who wouldn't accept $500 for having written a well-rounded company review.  January's Review of the Month goes to a Caterpillar employee...

Mobile Company Employees Report What It’s Like on the Inside

The Mobile World Congress kicked off Monday in Barcelona, bringing together nearly 50,000 attendees for the largest exhibition in the mobile industry. Not only is this a great opportunity for those in the mobile world to network, but it is also an opportunity to see some of the hottest...