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3/28/2012 11:51 PM EDT
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Kinnar
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Kinnar   3/30/2012 10:33:44 AM
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It would be better thought of having an expansion compared to layoffs, as Mixed Mode ICs is having its greatest demand at this time. The CEO still says that the company is having better position after these many layoffs, this is something strange!!!!

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agk   3/30/2012 11:18:02 AM
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Any company at any time can plan and have a 10 to15 % extra human resources to safe guard the operations during peak demands.But having nearly 40% extra that is nearly double the required is some thing to be thought. Why did they have so much extra human resources?

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Ed.Clark   3/30/2012 8:52:38 PM
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SMA   4/3/2012 2:25:20 PM
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Wake up and smell the coffee! Long gone are the days when engineers in Asia were "cheap". Salaries now get very close to those in the West. Most companies these days do not relocate for cost reasons, but to get closer to customers and production, and both tend to be in... Asia.

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t.alex   4/4/2012 10:01:23 PM
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Don't tell me it is Siri's voice :-)

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