BlackBerryOS.com - RIM Lays Off 95 Employees In Nova Scotia
  • RIM Lays Off 95 Employees In Nova Scotia


    The layoffs that were rumored to be coming have sadly become reality as RIM did indeed end the jobs of 95 employees at the Bedford, Nova Scotia building this week. It's a sad sign of the fiscal times at RIM. Even sadder is how the layoffs were reportedly delivered....via teleconference.

    According to one of the laid off employees at the Bedford facility, "You know from the email that if your meeting is on the first floor, it’s not a pep talk. It’s inevitable it will be a presentation of your package." Very sad news, and very cold and impersonal to be told of your impending loss of employment by a suit in a corporate office hundreds of miles away.

    Nova Scotia's Economic Development Minister, Percy Paris, proclaimed that he hoped that the layoffs were temporary and that they wold provide support for the recently laid off. Mr. Minister, we all hope the layoffs are temporary and that the release of the BlackBerry 10 Smartphone will bring about a renewal of success and support for RIM.

    Source: Mobile Syrup


    comments powered by Disqus
  • Sponsored Ad

  • Recent Comments

  • Most Commented

    The most commented articles on BlackBerryOS over the past 24 hours.
  • Recent Forum Posts

    Pyarsekaho

    Bbm waiting

    i typed in 6.0 bbm download and downloaded that but its asking me for a keycode and i didnt get sent one so i deleted it and reinstalled it and it still

    Pyarsekaho 03-27-2015, 02:24 AM Go to last post
    Harmeling68

    Hi Everyone

    As good as good gets! Nice to meet you and welcome!

    Harmeling68 03-26-2015, 06:42 AM Go to last post
    sajidali27

    Free vpn

    I would suggest to use paid VPN instead of free one .. PureVPN is good for BB devices

    sajidali27 03-26-2015, 03:55 AM Go to last post
    micjustin33

    Tutorials How to setup vpn on Blackberry Playbook

    That's good but not sure free VPN work with BB

    micjustin33 03-26-2015, 03:46 AM Go to last post
    micjustin33

    Hi Everyone

    Hi BB users. Hope you are good

    micjustin33 03-26-2015, 03:45 AM Go to last post