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Dozens of Facebook contractors lost their jobs after an algorithm reportedly chose them ‘at random’

Meta’s revenue shrank for the first time in its history And Meta’s Reality Labs cost the company almost $3 billion last quarter. N. Ingraham Carlos Barria / reuters Facebook parent company Meta has just reported its earnings for the second quarter of 2022, and it was another quarter of shrinking profits. Total revenue of $28.8 … Continue reading Dozens of Facebook contractors lost their jobs after an algorithm reportedly chose them ‘at random’

How to recover from burnout if you can’t change jobs or take time off

By Anisa Purbasari Horton August 17, 2022   It seems like everyone is burning out from work. The backlash against hustle culture, the trend of “quiet quitting,” and the Great Resignation indicate that more and more employees are unwilling to make their careers the center of their lives. The pandemic caused many to reevaluate what … Continue reading How to recover from burnout if you can’t change jobs or take time off

What we lose when our jobs are the only safety net

By Adrienne Russman and Lauren Paul July 29, 2022 In response to the recent decision by the Supreme Court that has allowed a growing list of state-level anti-abortion laws, a growing list of employers—from large corporations like Amazon to smaller companies like Patagonia—have announced that they will help their employees pay for travel expenses related … Continue reading What we lose when our jobs are the only safety net

Coinbase cuts roughly 1,100 jobs amid fears of a ‘crypto winter’

Coinbase is retracting job offers amid hiring freeze The crypto company is also extending the pause on new jobs. J. Fingas @jonfingas June 3, 2022   Sheldon Cooper/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Coinbase isn’t just freezing new hires as it grapples with a rough cryptocurrency market. Protocol says Coinbase is now rescinding some of its … Continue reading Coinbase cuts roughly 1,100 jobs amid fears of a ‘crypto winter’

Alpha Jobs: Brands Are Hiring In Marketing And IT, Adobe Report Finds

Alpha Jobs: Brands Are Hiring In Marketing And IT, Adobe Report Finds by Ray Schultz , Columnist, April 29, 2022 At first glance, email novices might feel like their career path is limited after reading the new Adobe report, “In-demand skills you need to get hired in 2022.” But they might see chances in related … Continue reading Alpha Jobs: Brands Are Hiring In Marketing And IT, Adobe Report Finds

Metaverse jobs surge as businesses scramble to grow VR presence

A new study shows the exponential growth in metaverse positions. Chris Wood on March 29, 2022 Metaverse job openings have nearly quadrupled since last fall, according to job search engine Adzuna. Last October, when the marketing world was still speculating about why Facebook’s parent company rebranded as Meta, the number of job openings on Adzuna … Continue reading Metaverse jobs surge as businesses scramble to grow VR presence