Reply to post: Re: more than 25,000 positions open worldwide in...

Now IBM turns redundo gun on its Digital Business Group


Re: more than 25,000 positions open worldwide in...

...low wage developing nations. Until local wages rise, in which case we'll move on, and eventually consider hiring lower order primates.

Sounds like they already have, in management.

Non sales roles, huh?

What exactly will they be getting this remaining elite sales and experienced staff to sell when they have naught but fresh faced cheap staff on the other side of the planet - Hope and dreams and fairy dust.

Seen it many times, staff on the way out the door are too checked out to handover systems to the incoming bods very well and when the client is desperately trying to claw their systems back after a decade, the process is repeated. A shadow of knowledge is handed over, a shadow of a shadow is handed back, and the manuals haven't been kept up to date for seven years.

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