Stephen Karmazyn

Stephen Karmazyn is a writer for Profit Confidential, where he focuses on reporting breaking news in the technology and emerging industries. Throughout his career as a journalist, Karmazyn has written on tech for a variety of publications, including The Financial Post, The Globe and Mail, and The Ottawa Business Journal. He served as the web editor for Techopia, a tech-centered newsblog focused on emerging start-up companies. You can contact Stephen at

Trump Tax Plan Continues to Divide Americans, Poll Shows

Trump Tax Plan Continues to Divide

In these hyper-partisan times, it seems that even legislation that’s already been settled on continues to create a divide among Americans. The Trump tax plan was controversial when it passed in late 2017 and the effects have yet to be truly felt, but a recent poll by the Pew Research Center reveals that Americans are (more…)

VMware Layoffs Update: March 2018 WARN Notice for 159 Job Cuts Even as Dell Reverse Merger Rumors Spread

VMware Layoffs in 2018

VMware, Inc., a cloud computing and virtualization software company and a subsidiary of Dell Technologies Inc (NYSE:DVMT), announced earlier in the month that hundreds of employees would be shed, with a recent WARN report putting that number at 159 in Palo Alto. The VMware layoffs are reportedly mainly affecting the marketing department, potentially cutting as (more…)

Scranton School District Layoffs: Board Cuts 51 Teacher Jobs Due to $40 million Budget Deficit

Scranton School District Layoffs

There have been more Scranton School District layoffs while the board continues to struggle to achieve financial solvency. The Scranton School District budget crisis has now claimed 51 employees as the school district fights against a multi-million-dollar deficit. The Scranton School District teachers were slated to be laid off following a unanimous vote at a (more…)