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Layoffs in Sarasota

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by deskslave, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. deskslave

    deskslave Active Member

    No idea who or how many. A friend survived again. That's all I know.
  2. deskslave

    deskslave Active Member

  3. jlee

    jlee Well-Known Member

    "We are doing everything we can to adapt during challenging economic circumstances."


    My best wishes to those who lost ther jobs. Wish I still lived there so you could crash at my place.
  4. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    translated via bullshitfish, that reads: "We are trying to kill ourselves, and succeeding."
  5. doctorx

    doctorx Member

    For what it's worth, McFarlin came up through the news side.
  6. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    The word is the other NYT papers in Florida are going to get hit hard.
  7. SF_Express

    SF_Express Active Member

    I actually interviewed with her for a job once. Liked her a lot. They just didn't offer enough money for the job they had.
  8. Lollygaggers

    Lollygaggers Member

    Any way you could elaborate on "hit hard?"
  9. Tommy_Dreamer

    Tommy_Dreamer Well-Known Member

    I do know one of the bigger things that happened recently at The Ledger (Lakeland) is they cut their stringer budget nearly in half, which has seriously crippled sports since they relied on stringers to help get their paper out on weekends especially.
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