Fired SpaceX Employees Listed Elon Musk’s 25 Worst Tweets

Fired SpaceX Employees Listed Elon Musk’s 25 Worst Tweets

SpaceX employees say they illegally fired after organizing an open letter about Elon Musk’s behavior.Photo: Hannibal Hanschke-Pool (Getty Images) SpaceX CEO Elon Musk’s tweets are once again being used in as evidence in a case filed with federal regulators. This time, the parties quoting his tweets are former SpaceX employees, who are claiming that the … Read more

Billionaire Jeff Bezos Is in Trouble

Billionaire Jeff Bezos Is in Trouble

Billionaire Jeff Bezos has been keeping a low profile in recent months. He briefly broke his silence last month to issue a dire warning about the economy at a time when economic concerns are running high. “Yep, the probabilities in this economy tell you to batten down the hatches,” Bezos posted on Twitter on Oct. … Read more

Call of Duty Exec Is Speedrunning Her Way To Being Hated

Call of Duty Exec Is Speedrunning Her Way To Being Hated

Photo: Ina Fassbender (Getty Images) Lulu Cheng Meservey has been on the job for less than a month and the Activision executive has already antagonized employees at the center of a long-overdue unionization push within the games industry. After over a dozen Blizzard quality assurance testers won the right to hold a union vote in … Read more

US jobless claims drop to lowest level in five months

US jobless claims drop to lowest level in five months

The numbers: Initial jobless benefit claims fell by 16,000 to 193,000 in the week ended September 24, the US Labor Department said Thursday. That’s the lowest level of claims since late April. Economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had estimated new claims would rise 2,000 from last week’s initial estimate of 213,000. Key details: … Read more

Shipbreaker Devs Join A Labor Union

Shipbreaker Devs Join A Labor Union

screenshot: Focus Entertainment The support studio that worked on Hardspace: Shipbreaker, Crossfire Legion, and Secret Ponchos has voted to form a union with The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE). Anemone Hug provides creative, technical, and business services for both AAA and indie studios. They were founded in Vancouver in 2015 and are now … Read more

US gains 315,000 jobs in August. Labor market still strong but shows sign of cooling.

US gains 315,000 jobs in August.  Labor market still strong but shows sign of cooling.

The numbers: The US added a robust 315,000 new jobs in August, showing that businesses still have a big appetite for labor even as the economy slows and worries about a recession grow. The increase in hiring basically matched Wall Street estimates. Economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had forecast 318,000 new jobs. The … Read more

Gold Bull Peter Schiff Warns That This Recession Is Just Getting Started

Gold Bull Peter Schiff Warns That This Recession Is Just Getting Started

GDP fell 0.9% in the second quarter. This followed on the heels of a -1.6 GDP print in Q1. Back-to-back contractions in GDP have historically been defined as a recession, but the Biden administration and their apologists insist we aren’t in a recession. Peter Schiff appeared on the Megyn Kelly show to talk about the … Read more

Common Signs You’re About to Be Laid Off

Common Signs You’re About to Be Laid Off

Photo: Monkey Business Images (Shutterstock) I talked to a corporate-lifer friend last night about the layoffs coming to the tech company she works for. She’s been through the wringer before, so it’s no biggie to her, but her co-workers are a different story. They’re mostly younger—some are at their first real job—and seem oblivious to … Read more

The Fastest Growing Entry-Level Jobs, According to LinkedIn

The Fastest Growing Entry-Level Jobs, According to LinkedIn

Photo: Jacob Lund (Shutterstock) Whether you just graduated or are looking to break into a new field, landing an entry-level job can be key. LinkedIn just released a list of the fastest growing onesso if you are looking for the areas with some expansion going on, consider these. The fastest growing entry-level jobs These, per … Read more