Jobs Leaving America

ABB to Close St. Louis Manufacturing Plant: Restructuring Leads to 120 U.S. Job Cuts, Adding Jobs in India & China

The U.S. has long been struggling to keep manufacturing jobs within its borders, while other countries promise companies cheaper labor and fewer regulations to contend with. One of President Donald Trump’s signature campaign promises was that he and his administration would focus on bringing back strong manufacturing jobs to help bolster the middle class.

Wal-Mart Layoffs 2017: Walmart Home Office at Bentonville Faced the Most Job Cuts

Wal-mart layoffs 2017

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) is an American institution that is nearly unparalleled in its reach. It employs a whopping 1.5 million Americans across the country, which accounts for just about one percent of the entire working population of the U.S. Wal-Mart layoffs 2017, however, have stripped many of those Americans of employment. From retail stores (more…)

Major General Electric Layoffs in 2017: 1713 Job Cuts So Far, Almost 50% at GE Transportation

General Electric Layoffs in 2017

The General Electric layoffs in 2017 continue to mount, numbering in the hundreds and affecting workers across the U.S. The General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has found itself stuck in financial woes as earnings reports continue to disappoint and the company struggles to recover from years of downturns. The company, which employs over 100,000 employees in the (more…)