LinkedIn is having a moment thanks to a wave of layoffs

new york CNN — In a normal year at this time, a typical LinkedIn feed might be full of posts about year-end reflections on leadership and professional goals and suggested lifehacks for the year ahead — possibly with a few posts from CMOs offering tips on brand strategy, for good measure. Those posts are still … Read more

Silicon Valley layoffs go from bad to worse

CNN — Shortly before Thanksgiving, Amazon CEO Andy Jassy confirmed rumors that layoffs had begun in multiple departments at the e-commerce giant and said it would review staffing needs into the new year. On Wednesday, Jassy provided a sobering update on that review: Amazon is cutting more than 18,000 jobs, nearly double the 10,000 that … Read more

7,000 nurses at two New York City hospitals on strike as contract negotiations fail

new york CNN — A walk-out by more than 7,000 nurses at two major New York City hospitals began at 6 am ET Monday after talks aimed at averting a strike broke down overnight. Tentative deals had been reached in recent days covering nurses at several hospitals, including two new agreements late Sunday evening. But … Read more

Prince Harry says ‘heinous, horrible’ stories have been ‘spoon-fed’ to the press from the palace

CNN — Prince Harry told CBS’ 60 Minutes Sunday he hasn’t spoken with his brother, Prince William, for “a while,” in the second of two major interviews ahead of the publication of his memoir, “Spare,” on Monday. The Duke of Sussex told Anderson Cooper he doesn’t “currently” speak with the Prince of Wales, “but I … Read more