Topic: Layoffs

Machinima Lays Off 10 Percent of Staff

Second round of cuts in less than a year

A hot medium (Web video) plus a red hot category (gaming) along with plenty of funding from Google should equal big-time success and growth. So why is Machinima cutting jobs for…

A proper goodbye to your media-agency job

The trick to having a viral hit is to tap into the zeitgeist. That helps explain why an agency staffer's double-middle-fingers resignation letter ricocheted around Twitter over the weekend, garnering…

A proposal: Polite notes for perilous times

It's a hard time to laugh about the state of the advertising industry, much less the economy as a whole. But let's face it, we're in an industry where…