Ford To Slash Up To 12% Of White-Collar Jobs?

Bryce Hoffman over at the Detroit News is reporting this morning Ford plans to involuntarily cut between 10% and 12% of its U.S. salaried work force. That's "involuntary" as in "canned," "fired" or "booted." According to Bryce "B-Boy" Hoffman, senior employees in Ford's sales, marketing and service division were told… » 5/28/08 10:20am 5/28/08 10:20am

Detroit Auto Show Just Two Weeks Away, Cobo Hall Getting All Gussied-Up With New Walkway

The mother-of-all-auto-shows, the Detroit Auto Show, is just a couple of weeks away so it's now time to start the deluge of pre-Auto Show stories from the local Detroit press on how Cobo Hall's getting ready for the limelight. First to the plate is Bryce Hoffman of the Detroit News and his enthralling piece on… » 12/31/07 10:15am 12/31/07 10:15am