The job cuts, which will not affect any stores, are part of the company’s ongoing restructuring and cost-reduction plan that was announced a year ago, company spokesman James Graham said in a statement.
Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration has eliminated 15 staff positions from Get Covered Illinois, the state’s health insurance exchange, three months ahead of the third annual enrollment period under President Barack Obama’s health care law.
Ahead of a key government jobs report to be issued Friday, a Chicago firm said layoffs are picking up in the U.S.
CHICAGO (CBS) — There is new evidence that the job market strengthened last year. A Chicago research firm reports that job cutting in 2012 plunged to its lowest level in 15 years. Outplacement firm Challenger […]
The U.S. Department of Labor issues its key monthly jobs report for August Friday morning, but another report today suggests the job market is in something of a holding pattern.
As many as 4,000 employees around the world are about to lose their jobs with Illinois-based Motorola Mobility.
Ahead of a key government jobs report for February coming up Friday, a Chicago-based research firm says downsizing by employers eased last month.
Kraft Foods Inc. will cut 1,600 positions in North America as it prepares to split its business in two.
There is some positive news Tuesday about jobs in Chicago and nationwide.
Employers this month announced virtually the same number of job cuts as in October, according to the Challenger, Gray and Christmas monthly survey.
There is a glimmer of hope on the jobs front this Wednesday, as planned job cuts by businesses plummeted last month.
The Chicago Transit Authority has announced that it is cutting more than more than 100 jobs.
There is more evidence that the economy is contracting, with grim job numbers coming out.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Mayor Emanuel today said he will eliminate about 500 management positions to save taxpayers about $34 million. The mayor says the cuts go farther than the ones he had promised in the […]
Job cuts are coming to the Tribune Company as a result of a major reorganization.
The Chicago Transit Authority says 54 positions will be eliminated, as part of budget cuts that will save the agency $15 million per year.
A couple of new economic reports Wednesday suggest a stronger job market but increased concerns about inflation.
Sears Holdings Corp. is closing one of its suburban stores, making the retailer one of six Illinois companies planning a total of 505 job cuts in coming months.
Government agencies still are downsizing but a Chicago research firm reports that overall, employers are cutting fewer jobs.
The Chicago outplacement firm, Challenger, Gray & Christmas says planned job cuts soared again in February, the second straight month they’ve gone up.