Layoffs begin at Yahoo

February 2008
Red Herring;2/12/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Yahoo to layoff 1,000 employees as part of the job cutbacks it announced in January 2008. A Yahoo engineering manager, who was having to fire staff himself, said that the employee dismissals were spread across a variety of divisions. In related news, Microsoft offered an unsolicited takeover bid for Yahoo.


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